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Trusts & Estates Associate Attorney (Los Angeles)

$260,000- $365,000/ year
Posted Jun 28
Full Time
Los Angeles, California
Trusts & Estates Associate Attorney (Los Angeles)

Sheppard Mullin's Private Wealth Services team advises clients with respect to wealth management issues for the global family that has investments or family members around the world.  Our team seeks an associate with 3-5 years of law firm experience to join its Los Angeles office. 


The ideal candidate will come from an estate planning practice.  Knowledge and experience with high-net-worth estate and tax planning, estate, and trust administration, and drafting wills and trust agreements is a must.


Successful candidates will exhibit the following:

  • Excellent drafting, writing and analytical skills
  • Accurate and strong attention to detail
  • High level of organization
  • Strong verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and people
  • Tax LLM is a strong plus but not required


Superior academic credentials and admission to the CA bar are required. Large or mid-size law firm experience preferred.

Resume, cover letter, writing sample, and law school transcript are required.  All candidates must apply online via our career portal (no direct emails).  
We will not consider remote candidates at this time.


The annual salary range for this position is $260,000 to $365,000. 

For questions regarding this position, please contact Sherrill Soliz at
Contracted search firms must submit candidates via the Sheppard Mullin career portal.  For non-contracted agencies, please send a blind profile to Sherrill Soliz and include the requisition number (Requisition 2024-214).
This position is based in our Los Angeles office only.  There is only one position.