Attorney
Shupe Dhawan
Fort Lauderdale, FL US
Posted ago
Shupe Dhawan

Are you passionate about helping people?

Are you an experienced attorney with Estate Planning and Probate & Guardianship Litigation experience? Do you want to work at a firm where your work really matters? This is not the typical small law firm! Our law firm is small enough that everyone is a critical part of the team, yet big enough to offer the security and benefits you want. Work where you know the Owner, have daily interaction with clients, and help us grow the firm.

The compensation package includes base salary plus bonus compensation for production and performance. We are in the process of getting eye, dental, health, and disability insurance. 8 paid holidays and 11 days of personal time off. We also pay for continuing legal education, bar dues, and some approved voluntary bar memberships.

Responsibilities

  • Handle probate and guardianship litigation files with little to no supervision, including evidentiary hearings and trials.
  • Responsible for own caseload of files
  • Familiar with probate rules and statutes, including court local rules for different counties within Florida
  • Familiar with and handle probate statewide in Florida
  • Court appearances will be required
  • Able to handle contested probate and guardianship and motion calendar hearings
  • Consult with clients and develop estate plans
  • Drafting of estate planning documents
  • Tracking of billable hours
  • Management of case status and report to supervising attorney on a weekly basis
  • Regularly update clients on the status of the case
  • A go-getter with a strong work ethic
  • Special Needs and Medicaid planning if preferred, but not required.

Qualifications

  • 3 to 5 years of probate and guardianship litigation and estate planning experience in Florida
  • Ability to handle contested probate and guardianship litigation matters with little to no supervision
  • J.D. from accredited law school
  • LL.M preferred, but not required
  • Active Florida Bar license

How to Apply:
Submit your resume and complete the required assessment. Then email a cover letter, desired compensation range, along with a recent writing sample, deposition transcript, or transcript of a hearing that demonstrates your legal acumen in PDF format to admin@shupedhawan com. The subject line of the email should be your last name (all caps), followed by a hyphen and the words “EP attorney.”

Compensation
$65,000 - $85,000 yearly depending upon experience
About Shupe Dhawan

If you join our team you will get to work in a supportive, fun, and exciting workplace.


Who are we?

We are a multi-practice, statewide Florida law firm. We are growing rapidly. The firm has a stellar reputation in the community and we only hire the best. You'll be on a team of amazing coworkers who always have your back. We work collaboratively with our teams to achieve the best results for our clients. We have built a firm where we'd like to work so that you will too!

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