Wealth Planning Associate

McDonald Carano LLP, the oldest preeminent law firm in Nevada, is seeking one or more experienced full-time candidates to join our nationally recognized tax and wealth planning group. In 2021, Chambers awarded McDonald Carano its highest ranking of Band 1 in the category of Private Wealth Law, the fifth consecutive year the firm has received the prestigious recognition. McDonald Carano is the only Nevada law firm ranked Band 1 in Chambers for Private Wealth Law. Our Trust & Estates Law Practice is also ranked in the highest Tier 1 category in the “Best Law Firms” 2022 report published by U.S. News–Best Lawyers.

The candidate(s) should have three + years of progressive experience in planning and drafting estate and succession plans for high-net-worth individuals and families, business planning transactions and trust/estate administration with robust knowledge of estate and gift tax strategies and laws. The candidate must have strong academic credentials from a nationally recognized law school. Admission to the State Bar of Nevada or a willingness to sit for the next exam is required. An LL.M. in Taxation or Estate Planning is required. Some Big 4, tax, IRS, transactional, family office, cross border and prior law firm experience are beneficial.  Must have excellent references and communication, analytical, technical and writing skills.

Please send cover letter, law school transcript and writing sample to:

Diana Borova
Chief Administrative Officer
McDonald Carano LLP
100 West Liberty Street
Tenth Floor
Reno, Nevada 89501