Attorney - Private Client (Detroit)

At Taft, we work as one team, driven and committed to helping our clients succeed. A full-service law firm with more than 800 attorneys and 1,400 total on our team, we have the collaborative approach, advanced technological resources, and depth of services that make us a preeminent law firm in the Midwest.

Taft is looking for a team-oriented attorney to join our Private Client group in the Detroit office.

Taft Law is seeking an attorney with at 10+ years of experience for our Private Client practice group. The ideal candidates should have experience in drafting complicated and challenging estate plans, proficient at recognizing and advising on estate, gift and generation skipping transfer tax issues; able to coordinate, organize, manage, advise, recommend, and formulate sophisticated estate plans and wealth transfer strategies and charitable giving plans; oversee the preparation and review of gift, estate and trust tax returns; and handle all aspects of estate and trust administration.. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, law school transcript, and resume with a full description of relevant experience to Lisa Watson, Chief Recruiting Officer, at lwatson@taftlaw.com.


Taft is a State of Minnesota and City of St. Paul Affirmative Action Employer as required in those jurisdictions. Taft is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The information in this posting presents general duties, tasks, and responsibilities but is not intended to be an exhaustive listing. Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP participates in E-VERIFY.