Are you an experienced attorney looking for a new opportunity in the world of family law? The Tax and Benefits Attorney position is the perfect fit if you’re ready to take on a new challenge that comes with industry-leading benefits. This role offers seasoned attorneys a place where you can focus on your passion of practicing law in a specialized practice field.

Job Highlight: Cordell & Cordell offers an environment where you feel supported and appreciated at every corner. We value our leaders and strive to give you the best work-life balance in a team-based environment. That means you won’t be spending your time generating new leads or searching for new business but rather focusing on managing your clients’ cases and providing expert strategies.

At Cordell & Cordell, we recruit the top talent and invest in our people to make this a destination career and provide a workplace you can call home.

Job Description: Your role in our mission includes the following responsibilities-

  • Provide superior customer service to all clients

  • Provide analysis and guidance to ensure the proper division of assets in divorce, including but not limited to retirement benefits, stock options, investment accounts, and businesses

  • Evaluate tax implications of asset division in divorce cases

  • Prepare QDROs, EDROs, DROs and other documents necessary to divide retirement accounts

  • Work with a team of professionals to provide the best possible case strategy

  • Manage performance metrics to track accomplishments and client satisfaction

Qualification Requirements

  • Passed the Bar Exam on the first attempt

  • LLM in Taxation

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience reviewing and evaluating employees benefits, preparing necessary Judgments and Orders to divide employee benefits and retirement accounts incident to divorce, evaluating the potential tax effects in dividing assets in divorce matters

  • Experience drafting QDROs, DROs, and other documents necessary to divide retirement accounts

  • License, in good standing, to practice law in the state of employment

  • Impeccable professional reputation with a positive perspective

  • Has the technical skills where new programs can be quickly learned

  • Values and thrives in a team-based approach

  • Values defined processes and procedures that lead to guaranteed results

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated customer service standards and ability

  • Professional demeanor with excellent communication and team skills

  • Analytical and problem solving skills to troubleshoot systems problems

  • Excellent Organizational skills

  • Proficient in the knowledge and use of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).


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