Wills & Estates Lawyer

Impact Recruitment
Posting Date:
Jan 10, 2024
Company/Firm:
Impact Recruitment
Area of Law:
Wills & Estates
Position Type:
Wills & Estates Associate
Location:
Toronto
Experience:
5+ years

Description

A Top Regional Law Firm in Toronto is seeking an experienced Wills & Estates Solicitor with 5+ years of experience under their belt. This is purely a solicitor role and there is no litigation involved. We're seeking candidates who can provide exceptional service to their clients and individuals who are interested in partnership in a few years. This is a great opportunity for those who are interested in working with high networth clientele, eager to progress through their career, yet have a great work life balance.

ABOUT THE COMPANY AND THE OPPORTUNITY

Our client, a Top Regional Law firm located West of Toronto, Ontario is looking for an experienced Wills & Estates Lawyer with at least 5+ years of experience. This is a fabulous opportunity to work alongside a seasoned Wills & Estates Lawyer and to lead the team. At this full service law firm, lawyers will work with high net worth clientele, with many of the work trickling down from their corporate practice group. The ideal candidate for this position possess experience working with high networth clientele, able to independently manage their own complex files, and have an interest for business development.

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Drafting Wills & Trusts – understanding and meeting your client's need
  • Estate Planning – advising clients on strategies to protect their assets, reduce taxes, ensuring their wishes are carried out, and as well, providing customization as necessary to their plans
  • Probate and Estate Administration – assisting executors or administrators in navigating the legal process of probate
  • Legal Counsel – providing legal advice to clients on matters related to inheritance, estate laws, and estate planning
  • Tax Planning – Draft and propose tax plans. Minimize tax liability by making best use of available deductions, exemptions, and other provisions
  • Assisting the Wills & Estates Partner on more complex files, while providing mentorship and support to junior associates on the team

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 5+ years of Wills & Estates experience
  • Admitted to the Law Society of Ontario
  • Strong writing skills
  • Tax Planning experience is highly beneficial

BENEFITS AND COMPENSATION

  • $150,000 – $210,000/year base salary DOE
  • Formal bonus structure based on achieving targets
  • Hybrid work options (3 days in, 2 days at home)
  • Medical, dental, vision coverage, PTO + more!
  • Formal path to partnership

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply directly to this posting with the most recent version of your resume. If you would like to speak with us regarding this position, please contact Raymond at rzhou@impactrecruitment.ca To learn more about our open positions, visit us at impactrecruitment.ca.

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