Corporate/Transactional Attorney in Colorado 2-10 Years

Cline Williams Wright Johnson & Oldfather, L.L.P. is a full-service regional law firm with offices in Fort Collins and Holyoke, Colorado, as well as across Nebraska in Omaha, Lincoln, and Aurora.  Cline Williams seeks a corporate/transactional attorney to join its downtown Fort Collins, Colorado office.  Specific areas of concentration include: 

Business/Corporate

  • Entity selection, formation and maintenance of corporations, limited liability companies, general and limited partnerships, and limited liability partnerships
  • Corporate maintenance, reorganization, recapitalizations, restructuring, reporting and governance matters
  • Business ethics and state law compliance
  • Buy-sell agreements, voting trusts
  • Business succession planning for closely held entities

Estate Planning/Probate

  • Preparation and review of wills, trusts, and financial and health care powers of attorney
  • Estate tax planning with credit shelter and marital trusts or use of portability to maximize estate tax exemptions
  • Family wealth transfers including “dynasty” trusts, “incentive” and social responsibility trusts
  • Lifetime gifting, including irrevocable life insurance trusts, annual exclusion gifts, and education trusts 
  • Probate and post-mortem tax planning

Real Estate 

  • Commercial real estate purchase and sale transactions
  • Zoning and land use
  • Real estate development
  • Real estate financing
  • Commercial leasing
  • Environmental issues
  • Construction contracts

Requirements

  • 2-10 years of relevant experience in Colorado with a strong interest in corporate and transactional work
  • Excellent academic and professional credentials
  • Currently licensed to practice law in Colorado
  • Ability to communicate complex matters concisely and effectively in oral and written forms
  • Effective analytical skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work effectively in a team environment

Cline Williams has remained preeminent in the region and practicing bar by selecting outstanding candidates who share our convictions. Our investment in our people ensures our mutual success and allows individuals to work and grow professionally.  Additionally, our collective values of teamwork, trust, and unity are unparalleled within the legal industry and have remained constant over 160 years of success.  

Cline Williams is an equal opportunity employer and offers a competitive salary for this position of $100,000 to $200,000, depending on qualifications. In addition, Cline Williams offers excellent benefits, including a generous firm contribution to the retirement plan, and healthcare benefits for individuals and dependents. Cline Williams also provides long term disability, and life insurance.

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter, resume, references, and official law school transcript to careeropportunities@clinewilliams.com.