Take advantage of the opportunity to grow your career with Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, recognized by Forbes as a Top Corporate Law Firm in America.

Also recognized by Newsday as a Top Workplace, CMM is seeking a full-time Trusts & Estates attorney with at least 3-4 years of experience in general business tax, estate and trust planning and administration who can hit the ground running providing legal counsel for sophisticated clients. If you are interested in joining a premier law firm where you can work closely with a team of legal, accounting, and financial experts to service clients with a holistic approach, we encourage you to apply.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide legal counsel and create estate plans for high-net-worth clients and draft all estate planning documents
  • Stay up-to-date and be able to advise clients on relevant state and federal tax laws
  • Advise shareholders of closely held corporations on estate and gift tax issues, executive compensation issues, and business succession
  • Advise on charitable contributions and formation and operation of charitable foundations
  • Work closely with clients’ other professional advisors including legal, accounting, and finance
  • General tax planning for corporate clients
  • Review gift and estate tax returns
  • Probate administration and trust administration
  • Regularly engage and communicate with clients

Qualifications

  • Admitted to practice in NYS
  • LLM in Taxation or Estate Planning preferred
  • At least 3-4 years of relevant trusts and estates experience
  • Demonstrated excellence in research, writing, and legal analysis
  • Excellent communication skills. Must be responsive.
  • Impeccable attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure

About CMM

Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP is a premier business law firm recognized by Forbes as a Top Corporate Law Firm in America. The firm seeks candidates who share our mission to exceed our clients’ expectations and provide service of the highest quality.

Benefits of a career at CMM include:

  • Extraordinary growth opportunity
  • The opportunity to work with experienced practitioners and sophisticated clients in a variety of practice areas at a recognized law firm with a stellar reputation
  • Frequent training on a variety of subjects including legal topics, business development, and client service
  • Personalized and financial support for business development, networking, and leadership activities
  • Marketing and communications support to participate in panels, publish articles, and gain visibility
  • Access to the latest practice management technology
  • Opportunities to participate in nonprofit and charitable causes and provide pro bono representation
  • Competitive benefits package

CMM is an equal opportunity employer.

Please email resume and cover letter to recruiting@cmmllp.com.