Experience: 2 years
Location: Chicago Loop
Area of Practice: Trusts & Estates, Probate
The Froum Law Group, LLC seeks an associate with at least 2 years of trust & estate, probate and, if possible, tax experience. Specifically, the candidates must have work experience consistent with his/her level, including drafting estate plans and administering trusts and estates. Experience preparing federal gift and estate tax returns is a plus.
The candidate must be admitted to the Illinois Bar, have a J.D. degree from an ABA-approved law school, and be an active member in good standing of the Illinois Bar.
Successful candidates will possess the following attributes:
Team oriented, demonstrating ability to work with other members of the firm to deliver appropriate solutions to clients.
High attention to accuracy and thoroughness.
Outstanding written and oral communications skills, including the ability to convey complex ideas and solutions to clients and others with varying levels of sophistication.
Commitment to learning new concepts.
The compensation package includes:
Six figure salary and discretionary bonus, commensurate with experience and productivity.
For candidates who work at least four days per week, attractive benefits package including health insurance, vision insurance, a 401(k) match, a flexible spending account, long- and short-term disability coverage, and vacation.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of this job. An employee must have these capabilities:
• Remain stationary for reasonable periods of time typing and/or reading at a computer.
• Move around an office environment during a workday.
• Work in-person in the firm's Evanston office.
• Travel to client locations as needed.
• Communicate with employees, customers, and/or vendors by telephone and in person.
• Process transactions on a computer.
• Sustain mental/visual attention for reasonable periods of time.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform required duties and responsibilities.
If you are interested, then please e-mail your resume and a cover letter to Jacqueline Sylvie at email@example.com
The Froum Law Group, LLC provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.