We’re Hiring

Elder Law Attorney

Estate and Long Term Care Law Group-Sandpoint, ID

Busy and growing Estate and Elder Law Firm is looking for an attorney who is eager to work in a fun, fast paced and happy workplace. We are looking for candidates who are essentially drama free; will work well with a close-knit office; have good senses of humor, a lot of patience and compassion; and the ability to manage all of the emotions that come with helping people and families in their time of need.

Prior experience in elder law, and/or estate planning is mandatory. Candidates must be self-motivated and compelled to provide the best service to the client’s we serve. We are currently working on a location expansion so it is vital that candidates are willing and able to play a contributing role in the growth of the firm as well as growth in the Elder Law and Medicaid practice areas. We have offices in Washington and Idaho.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review and analysis of client documents, including client’s asset lists, bank statements, investments, taxes, and other related financial documents.
  • Drafting estate planning documents, long term care plans, financial applications, medical and Medicaid applications.
  • Awesome, down-to-earth personality – nobody here will really care that your business card says “attorney”. We all have the opportunity to pitch in here and there on jobs not necessarily listed in this description – like Dog Walking, which is actually a nice break as is making coffee – and there are days, where you may need to or actually prefer clean something.
  • Responsible for the legal/technical estate planning document review, including wills, SNT’s, QTIP and bypass trusts, lifetime irrevocable trust, general and health-care powers of attorney, etc.
  • Responsible for the estate administration process, including probates, ancillary probates, estate administrations and trust administrations, etc.
  • Reviews and approves all court filings, Medicaid and VA benefit applications.
  • Detail oriented – Please spell your name backward in the subject line of your cover letter
  • Oversees coordination of re-titling assets with client financial service providers, real estate attorneys and title companies.
  • Self-motivated and massively organized.
  • Willing to grow and have your position “tweaked” as necessary – and yes, we’ll chat about it first.
  • Reports weekly during Team Meetings

Essential Qualifications

  • 5+ Years Elder Law and/or Estate Planning Attorney Experience
  • Education – Law Degree from Accredited University
  • Must be Licensed in Idaho. Idaho and Washington would be beneficial.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting.
  • Ability to receive guidance from non-attorney professionals
  • Ability to time manage and be very detail oriented
  • Must love dogs – and goldfish

Helpful Qualifications

  • Experience with Financial Planning Preferred
  • Experience with Real-Estate Preferred
  • Experience with the Nursing Home Medicaid Application Process Preferred

Salary: Please include a salary range in your cover letter.

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Sandpoint, ID

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter via email to [email protected].

Written by ELTC Law Group

ELTC Law Group

We have been in business since 2007, helping the elderly and their families with a wide range of different issues including estate planning, asset preservation, long-term care, and post-death issues.