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California Ultra-High Net Worth Estate Planning Attorney (Hybrid)
Exciting opportunity for a California trusts & estates attorney who enjoys the sophistication of firm practice but not the typical 60-hour work weeks. Outstanding collegial AmLaw 200 firm is seeking a skilled lawyer with substantial wealth management and succession planning experience to join its Century City-based team on a flexible engagement or full-time direct hire basis.  

Must be firm-trained and have 8+ years of sophisticated estate planning and income tax experience. This is a flexible contract engagement or permanent opportunity that is either hybrid or remote with occasional travel to the Los Angeles area. Prior experience working in the estate planning/private client practice group of a large law firm or top-tier boutique firm is required. This is an immediate need.

Requirements for the California Estate Planning Attorney:
  • 8+ years of sophisticated estate planning and income tax law experience
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • Licensed and in good standing in California
  • Prior experience working in the trusts and estates/private client practice group of a large law firm or sophisticated boutique firm
  • Outstanding references
Position Details for the California Estate Planning Attorney:
  • Type of role: Engagement or Permanent
  • Schedule: Flexible (part-time or full-time)
  • Location: Hybrid (Century City, CA). Remote with occasional travel to Los Angeles area will be considered.
Compensation
The annualized compensation for this position ranges from $250,000 to $325,000 or more. Pay is based on numerous factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials and location.  In addition to salary, Latitude Engaged Professionals are W2 employees of Latitude and are eligible for full benefits when working in roles for 20 hours per week, including a Qualified 401k plan.  Benefits-eligible Latitude employees receive complimentary Group Life, LTD and AD&D and professional liability insurance.  Latitude Attorneys also receive a CLE and Professional Expense stipend.

Confidentiality
Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

About Latitude

Latitude is a full-service national legal services company that specializes in providing high-end, flexible contract engagements and permanent positions to outstanding attorneys, paralegals, compliance officers and legal operations professionals. We work closely with our candidates to understand their career goals and match them with the substantive engagements they want with our clients, who range from Fortune 500 corporations to small companies and Global 50 law firms to boutiques. With offices coast-to-coast, we employ legal professionals across the country. Latitude’s client service leaders and recruiters are all former practicing attorneys and understand the demands faced by those we serve.


Latitude Engagements
Great attorneys and other legal professionals who are seeking contract engagements or consulting roles choose to work with Latitude because of our competitive compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries. Our own experience as practicing attorneys and our client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.

Latitude engaged professionals have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent member of our client’s corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running.

If you have the right skills, personality and experience, Latitude helps you do what you are good at in a more rewarding way. Latitude engaged professionals serve on a full- or part-time engagement basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.

While we are able to work only with a select few of the most outstanding candidates, our customized approach results in a high success rate for those candidates we recommend.

Permanent Positions
Great legal professionals who are seeking permanent positions choose to work with Latitude because of our deep market knowledge, career advocacy and extensive client base. Our own practice experience and client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.


For more information about Latitude, please visit us at https://latitudelegal.com.

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