Trusts and Estates/Tax Planning Partner

ZLG is seeking a partner-level trusts and estates planning attorney to lead the estate planning practice. The candidate must have substantial experience handling a wide array of estate planning and tax mitigation issues working with high and ultra high net worth clients on a regular basis.

Key Duties:

  • Counseling and advising clients with respect to estate planning and wealth preservation issues.  Most clients exceed the federal estate tax exemption.


  • Formulating creative strategies that lead to substantial tax savings.


  • Working closely with team members in a collegial atmosphere to maximize value provided to clients.


  • Estate administration experience is preferred but not essential.


Key Skills:

  • Highly organized, analytical and responsive 

  • Effective communication skills 

  • Strong legal drafting and analytical skills 

  • Ability to work well in a team-oriented culture 

  • Ability to manage a full workload 

  • Strong multi-tasking skills 

  • Computer knowledge, primarily the Microsoft office suite and some database programs


The ideal candidate will have at least $150,000++ of portable business with tremendous growth opportunities based on introductions to clients and referral sources provided by ZLG attorneys.

Interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume on a confidential basis to