Estate Planning Attorney in Northern Virginia


Front Royal



Salary range from $60,000 - $125,000 Dependent on Experience



Position: Estate Planning Attorney
Location: On-site at McCarthy & Akers, PLC in Northern Virginia

McCarthy & Akers, PLC is a full-service law firm located in Northern Virginia. We are seeking an experienced Estate Planning Attorney to join our team in one of our On-site locations. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of estate planning laws and regulations in Virginia and be committed to providing excellent legal services to our clients.

– Meet with clients to discuss their estate planning goals and needs
– Draft wills, trusts, and other estate planning documents
– Research and analyze complex estate planning issues
– Advise clients on strategies for minimizing tax liabilities and preserving wealth
– Collaborate with other attorneys and staff members on estate planning files
– Stay up-to-date on changes in estate planning laws and regulations
– Communicate regularly with clients and provide updates on the status of their cases
– Attend court hearings or meetings related to probate and administration matters
– Maintain accurate and detailed case records and documentation
– Build and maintain relationships with clients to ensure their satisfaction with our services

– Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school
– Active license to practice law in the state of Virginia
– Minimum of 3 years of experience in estate planning
– Strong knowledge of federal and state estate planning laws and regulations
– Excellent research and analytical skills
– Outstanding oral and written communication skills
– Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a team
– Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
– Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize tasks
– Professional demeanor and strong ethical standards
– Experience with document management software and other legal tools

This is a full-time position with competitive compensation and benefits. If you are passionate about helping clients protect their assets and ensure their wishes are carried out, we encourage you to apply for this position.

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant writing samples to We look forward to hearing from you.

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