Lateral Opportunities

Trusts & Estates Associate

We are seeking a lawyer for our trusts and estates group. This position is a non-partnership track position that offers greater schedule predictability and commensurate billing expectations. Successful applicants are attorneys with at least 3 years of experience in estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer tax planning, including expertise in drafting sophisticated estate planning documents who wish to be a part of a sophisticated practice. Candidates should possess excellent oral and written communication skills. In addition, candidates should be self-motivated, be able to work in fast-paced, high energy environment, and be able to independently handle significant numbers of matters of varying complexity. An LLM degree in a tax-related discipline is preferred. DE bar is not required but a successful candidate will be required to take DE bar exam at the first opportunity. Relocation candidates, specifically those with ties to DE, are welcome to apply.

All new attorney hires must be legally entitled to work in the U.S. and not now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status. Please submit cover letter, resume, transcript, writing sample and salary requirements to Samantha Stern, Recruiting Specialist at stern@rlf.com or via U.S. Mail to Samantha Stern, Richards, Layton & Finger, 920 N King St., Wilmington, DE 19801.