Estate Planning Associate (3+ Years Experience)

Candidates must have 3+ years of experience and be Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law or working toward eligibility for Board Certification.

  • Should have significant estate, wealth, and tax planning experience, specifically with high net worth individuals and families, and privately-owned companies.
  • A business and tax background with proficient knowledge of business succession planning and asset protection planning is preferred.
  • Successful candidates must possess excellent writing credentials, strong analytical aptitude, and compelling interpersonal and communication skills.

Crain Caton & James is a Houston law firm with 40+ attorneys serving the community for over 100 years and which is continuing to grow.  The compensation structure, combined with a seasoned and very talented management team, allows for higher income potential, more control over your professional life and less political gamesmanship than most traditional large law firms can offer.

Qualified candidates, who are interested in learning more about this opportunity, are encouraged to send a resume and cover letter to  All inquiries will be held in strictest confidence.