Estate Planning Lawyer
Position: Estate Planning Lawyer
Location: Central Islip, NY
Our client is a legal firm specializing in Elder Law and Estate Planning. They are currently expanding and seeking a skilled attorney to join one of their offices located in Nassau or Suffolk County on a full-time basis.
- Provide legal advice to clients, helping them navigate estate planning complexities and safeguard their assets.
- Offer comprehensive legal advice on elder law, estate planning, and administration.
- Prepare and review legal documents, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and healthcare directives.
- Represent clients in probate and estate administration proceedings.
- Interpret laws, rulings, and regulations related to elder law and estate planning for individuals and businesses.
- Assist clients in understanding and navigating Medicaid eligibility and application processes.
- Collaborate with a team of attorneys and legal staff while managing individual caseloads.
- Stay up to date with legal developments and changes in elder law, estate planning, and Medicaid rules.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, providing regular updates and exceptional customer service.
- Expertise in elder law, estate planning, and administration.
- Deep understanding of the New York State Bar and Medicaid requirements.
- Minimum of 2+ years of experience in the legal industry, specifically in elder law and estate planning.
- Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
- Extensive knowledge of Medicaid eligibility and application processes.
- Proven track record in estate administration.
- Excellent negotiation and communication skills.
- Ability to interpret complex laws and regulations.
- Solid work-life balance with no billable hours (flat fee basis).
- Family-oriented firm.