5 months ago
TAX / US ATTORNEY
We are delighted to be working for this leading international law firm currently in the market for an ambitious Corporate Tax Solicitor, US qualified (1-3PQE) to join a friendly and hugely successful team.
The Private Tax TEAM provides legal advice to some of the world's most successful people, from aristocracy to first, second and third generation entrepreneurs, industrialists, senior executives, celebrities, artists, philanthropists and other prominent figures.
As well as acting for clients with a UK connection, the TEAM has an international focus and acts for clients in Asia, the Middle East and Latin America in relation to trust and succession planning.
ROLE & YOU
When successful YOU will advise high net worth individuals, their closely held businesses and their families on US and international tax, trust and estate planning.
YOU will advise on all aspects of wealth structuring, using domestic and international trusts and foundations, private trust companies in the US as well as offshore jurisdictions and co-ordinate the acquisition of appropriate investments.
YOU will need to learn to draft wills and trusts. They will focus on US estate planning, US taxation of trusts with US beneficiaries, US citizenship and green card matters including renunciation and relinquishment, cross-border charitable giving and certain US tax compliance including FATCA and the IRS Voluntary Disclosure programs.
YOU will provide high quality professional services with a focus on tax;
YOU will provide advice to settlors, fiduciaries and beneficiaries regarding the establishment and management of offshore succession structures
YOU must already be admitted to practice law in the US;
YOU will have had experience working at a NAMED LAW FIRM or INTERNATIONAL PRACTICE.
A LLM in taxation or estate planning or International Tax experience preferable and of interest;
YOU will be a 1-3PQE Associate;
YOU will also be able to commit to 3-5 years in London (relocation package available).
Further relocation opportunities then available within our global office network
As well as having an entrepreneurial outlook, YOU will be commercially-minded, pro-active and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a wide variety of people within the department and firm and with clients.
If you would like to speak with our retained Consultant Andrew Nelson in respect of this position or similar vacancies, or if you would like a discussion about your career or the market in general please do call us in the strictest confidence.
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