Current Opportunities in the SF Bay Area

Tax, Estate Planning Associates, Executive Compensation and ERISA Associates

Our clients are looking for top associates in the classes of 2010-2015. Experience in at least one of these areas is required: general corporate tax, controversy, estate planning, executive compensation, ERISA. Our clients will consider associates who want to relocate to California as long as they are with prestigious firms currently, even if they need to take the California bar. Please contact Barbara Levenson to discuss opportunities in your practice area: barbara@lsattorneysearch.com.

Representative Opportunities for Tax, Estate Planning Associates, Executive Compensation and ERISA Associates

Trusts and Estates litigation opportunity in a great Mid-Peninsula location. Are you tired of commuting between San Francisco and Silicon Valley? Would you like to work regular hours (9am-5pm most of the time), and still be able to pay your bills? We have an exciting opportunity with a highly respected boutique trust and estate litigation firm. Our client is looking to add litigation associates with 2-5 years of experience. While prior on-point experience is a plus, the firm will re-tool top litigators who have a strong interest in switching into trusts and estates litigation. The firm was founded by a former Am Law 100 attorney, whom we have known for many years. The firm is known for its trust and probate litigation, including will and trust contests; undue influence actions; and fiduciary litigation (either pursuing or defending trustees for misuse of trust assets.) The firm also handles trust and probate administrations. The majority of the work is trust and probate litigation. The founding partner is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law. Only about 3% of estate planning attorneys have achieved this certification and this is an opportunity to learn from the best! Trust and estate litigation experience is a plus, but not required. Top credentials and CA bar required. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Two great tax positions! One is for a senior associate with at least four years of experience and the other is for a shareholder. Our client is one of Sacramento’s premier law firms and has a significant tax practice. Portable business is not required and our client will consider candidates who want to relocate to Sacramento. CA bar required.

One of the best regional law firms in Silicon Valley is looking to add a trust and estate litigation associate with 6-8 years of experience. CA bar required.

Top transactional boutique in San Francisco is looking to add an estate planning associate with at least 6 years of experience with estate planning and handling probates and trust administration. experience preparing estate tax returns and some background with estate and income tax planning is ideal. This is a lifestyle firm and top credentials are required.

Prestigious Am Law 100 law firm in San Francisco is looking to add a junior-midlevel corporate tax associate with federal and/or California tax experience. An LL.M. is a plus but not required. CA bar required.

Top Silicon Valley Am Law 100 firm is looking for executive compensation associates with 1-4 years of experience.

 

Associates in other practice areas

Please contact Barbara Levenson to discuss opportunities in your practice area: barbara@lsattorneysearch.com.

Partner Recruitment

Our clients include Am Law 100 and 200 law firms, mid-sized firms, and boutiques. These firms are seeking to add lateral partners or small groups in a variety of practice areas. Portable books of business required range from $500K to $1M+, depending on seniority, and practice area. Billing rates $400.00+. Please contact Barbara Levenson: barbara@lsattorneysearch.com to discuss the platform you need to take your practice to the next level.