Overview

Are you a Tax and Estate Planning Lawyer seeking a new law firm platform that can offer you exceptional tax files while working amongst leading practitioners in the field, within a supportive, dynamic and thriving environment? Life After Law has the ideal position for you!


Responsibilities

This is a new and exciting opportunity for a Tax and Estate Planning Lawyer with approximately 3-5 years of pertinent expertise to work at a full-service law firm, with a leading tax practice. This lawyer will work amongst top tax lawyers on highly sophisticated files. This opportunity offers excellent mentorship, the possibility of partnership and a vibrant tax practice within a collaborative law firm.

Requirements

The ideal candidate should:

· Be a member in good standing of the Quebec Bar;

· Have approximately 3-5 years of pertinent experience working directly in one or more of the following areas of tax law:

a. Research, planning and implementation of tax based reorganizations for Canadian business owners and legal entities. This can include rollovers, holding companies, corporate freezes and trusts, etc.;

b. Estate planning involving the research, preparation and implementation of post-mortem tax planning strategies;

c. Tax planning in the context of business sales and acquisitions. Pre-sale planning to maximize tax advantages and full support to the corporate law team from the tax side;

d. Experience with U.S. cross-border transactions from a structuring standpoint is considered an asset;

e. Tax support to real estate transactions is considered an asset;

· Have strong drafting, negotiating, analytical and interpersonal skills;

· Have solid business acumen and strong client-facing abilities; and

· Be able to work independently and as a team.

This is truly an excellent new opportunity to work with a highly regarded tax team that strives for excellence, in a warm and collegial environment that offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

If this describes you and you are interested in this exciting and unique position, then please send us your details.

We thank all applicants. Only those with the required expertise will be contacted.


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