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315 W. Ponce de Leon, #600
Decatur, GA 30030, USA

404-419-7155

EP Associate Attorney 

Looking for A-Team players to join our​​ cutting-edge law firm whose mission is to help people age with dignity and grace through estate and asset protection planning. ​​​​ A-Team players are team players who also excel in their individual roles. A-Team players believe and act with service before self. ​​ A-Team players are motivated by performance standards. A-Team players are inquisitive and seek to learn more and do more to always improve their game.  ​​ ​​​​ 

If you​​ are an A-Team player, then​​ join The Estate & Asset Protection Law Firm,​​ a boutique law firm located in downtown Decatur, GA that focuses its entire practice on Asset Protection and Estate Planning matters.​​ ​​ 

Our preferred candidate:

  • Possesses experience drafting trust and estate plans using ElderCounsel’s Elderdocs​​ or WealthCounsel;

  • Can take broad concepts and create detailed plans from them;

  • Enjoys​​ solving the puzzles and putting together the pieces associated with estate & tax planning and coming up with solutions that make it all work for clients to provide them a peace of mind;

  • Is willing to work diligently to see that our clients receive top-notch service and results;

  • Shows compassion when dealing with clients and​​ has​​ a talent for​​ gaining​​ their confidence and respect;

  • Is comfortable meeting with people and discussing sensitive topics around family dynamics, disability, and death;

  • Possesses the capacity to handle cases and clients independently (after a period of orientation and monitored work);

  • Thrives in a team atmosphere through the utilization of established systems, policies and procedures;

  • Possesses​​ superior​​ character, intelligence and integrity;

  • Values goal setting,​​ planning​​ and personal development;

  • Contributes positively to the atmosphere within the office​​ through a​​ collegial and mutually supportive attitude;

  • Seeks leadership opportunities;

  • Is willing to participate actively in marketing efforts; and

  • Wants to be part of a fast growing, high production, efficient legal team.

  • Dedicated to be successful and knows that success is not due to luck or anything else, but rather,​​ focused​​ work and learning new things every day. Success is no accident.

If these qualities describe you, we’d like to speak with you about an opportunity to​​ join our team and make a positive difference in the lives of others.

The Basic Qualifications:

  • Is an active member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia;

  • Experience in​​ Estate Planning and/or​​ Business Law;

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and is comfortable speaking with all types of people;

  • Strong computer skills are required including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint;

  • Ability to work in a positive manner with a variety of personnel in a team environment and one on one;

  • Superior customer service skills and demonstrated willingness to go above and beyond in delivering exceptional service;

  • Self-starter with ability to work independently;

  • Highly organized with a strong sense of urgency to get positive results; and

  • Internet and technology literate and comfortable learning new systems.

The Job

This associate will be responsible for all aspects of clients’ cases including, but not limited to:

  • Delegating work to paralegals and legal assistants, directing their workflow and monitoring their work;​​ 

  • Performing legal research on diverse and complex legal issues;

  • Drafting documents for sophisticated Estate​​ and Business​​ Plans​​ with a business owner perspective when appropriate;

  • Leading and participating in meetings with clients; and​​ 

  • Presenting at community educational programs.

How to Apply:

You must follow these directions completely or your submission will​​ not be considered.​​ 

  • Email your resume and cover letter to​​ Attorney_Careers@elderlawgeorgia.com.

  • The subject line of your email should be “I​​ am an A-Team player!”.

  • Within your cover letter, tell us why we need to call you and meet you ASAP, your salary requirements, and availability. ​​ 

Thanks for reading and if you’re our future​​ A-Team player, we look forward to meeting you!