Now Hiring Probate and Estate Planning Associate

Probate and Estate Planning Associate


We are an Estate Planning and Asset Protection Law Firm and our mission are to help our clients preserve and protect their family, assets, and ultimately, their legacy.

This is not your typical stuffy law firm. Our down-to-earth approach requires that everyone is included as a critical part of the team. Your suggestions and opinions about how to serve our clients better are not just welcome but are required as we are constantly striving to grow and improve. We also expect you to have this kind of GROWTH mindset – both personally and professionally.

We are looking for a sharp Estate Planning and Probate Associate with 3+ years of relevant experience who can handle Probate files from opening through close.



The ideal candidate MUST be able to work independently. You must be able to handle working with several different databases of information and we expect you to move a client file from start to finish while remaining within deadlines and delegating necessary work to others on the team, including other Partner Attorneys. You MUST be able to think on your feet and make smart decisions. We are very busy and need you to be straightforward and direct, but most importantly, keep always a positive attitude.

We are looking for a person who is organized, process-oriented, and can manage our clients’ matters without details falling through the cracks. If you lose things, get distracted easily, or are a hot mess, for the love of all things holy – save us both a lot of frustration and DO NOT APPLY!

This is a client-facing position. You will be dealing directly with clients and responsible for communicating with other counsel/advisors so you must be reasonably personable and understand that the practice of law is a service industry. We are here to serve our clients so they must LIKE to work with you. All our clients must have the same “Wow!” experience. If clients complain about your attitude or demeanor, this isn’t going to be a good fit for you.

At an absolute minimum, you should have a strong work ethic, common sense/good judgment, a professional appearance, and most importantly, a POSITIVE demeanor.

Is this an easy job? No. But, we believe that anything great is worth working for, and our most significant growth comes from the biggest challenges…



  • 3+ years of Probate experience or enough to be COMPETENT, CONFIDENT, and mostly AUTONOMOUS in this role
  • Proficiency with Word, Adobe, and Excel is expected; knowledge of Clio and is a plus. Must be comfortable learning other software programs
  • Must be a member of The Florida Bar
  • Bilingual English/Spanish

If you are a self-motivated professional with experience in Probate, APPLY NOW!



 $75,000 – $100,000 yearly (bonus eligibility)



Please submit a short cover letter which conveys what you will bring to the table, why you think this is a good fit for your career, and your desired compensation.  Please also include the phrase “I am THE ONE” at the top of your cover letter. 

Please send an email including all items above to [email protected] 



About Trust Counsel, PLLC

Our name says it all. We are a boutique firm of qualified attorneys dedicated to helping our clients protect themselves, their families, and their legacy through proper planning. We practice only the areas of family wealth succession: Estate Planning, Asset Protection, Business Succession, and Tax Planning. We know what we are doing. We love what we are doing. We believe in what we are doing.

We are specialized in this area of the law, ethical in our actions, and meticulous in our methods. Doing what is right for our clients is at the heart of what we do. We want the families and entrepreneurs we represent to live a life secure in the knowledge that their loved ones will be taken care of if anything happens to them – no matter what. At Trust Counsel, it’s our privilege to protect you, your family, and your financial future.

We look forward to meeting you!


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Trust Counsel, PL

201 Alhambra Circle, Suite 802
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Phone: (305) 707-7126
Fax: 305-397-2277
Hours: Monday-Friday 9am - 6pm

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