CAREERS at Tresp LAW, APC

At Tresp Law, APC, all that we do revolves around the core principles of responsive, exceptional client service and passionate advocacy for our clients. Achieving the best results from our clients means building a team that will never compromise on those principles.

If you have a passion for the law, a seek an environment that rewards your passion, we invite you to join us.

We provide:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits including healthcare, dental, vision, 401(k), paid time off, etc;

  • Advanced software systems to enable our team members to be efficient and effective;

  • The best legal research tools available;

  • Support for your continuing education and development;

  • Social events and a family-oriented, collegial environment; and,

  • We foster a diverse and inclusive environment in which our team can thrive.

If you share our passion and values, please contact our hiring manager directly:

Current open positions:


In-house Accountant

Seeking a full-time Accountant to join our existing staff of fifteen. This position will be based in our Solana Beach office, a short walk from the train station, and easily accessible from anywhere in San Diego County. Great opportunity to relocate from LA, the Inland Empire, or the Bay Area and enjoy the north San Diego County coastal lifestyle.

Our legal practice focuses exclusively on Estate Planning, Probate Administration, Trust Administration, and Trust and Probate Litigation. We seek an accountant with 5+ years of experience. Experience with fiduciary accounting preferable but not necessary. Proficient experience with Quickbooks and Excel is mandatory.

This position entails fiduciary accounting for trust administrations and probate estate administrations, firm accounting, and accounts payable & accounts receivable management. This is an opportunity to establish a long-term career at our growing law firm, not a transitional position. We have a fun, hard-working office with a collegial atmosphere. Ours is a results-oriented culture with the highest expectations for client satisfaction.

Salary dependent on experience. We offer medical, dental, PTO, 401k, and other competitive benefits.


Paralegal for the Estate Planning and Trust Admin Practice

Seeking an experienced paralegal with at least three years of recent work experience in a law firm. We seek a long-term addition to our team to be an important role in our continued growth.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Minimum of 3 years of recent experience as a paralegal in a litigation firm.

  • Solid understanding litigation issues, legal terminology, and legal processes.

  • Familiar with state court rules, local rules, e-filing, and court procedures.

  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, and Adobe in a Mac environment.

  • Excellent organizational skills are critical. The right candidate must have the ability to efficiently organize and prioritize numerous tasks and complete them under strict time constraints, with attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to work independently and as a team member.

  • Strong research, analytical, and critical-thinking skills, and ability to work well under pressure.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with ability to communicate with diverse attorneys, staff, and clients. Must possess the ability to provide information with courtesy and tact while safeguarding confidentiality.

  • Excellent grammar, proofreading, and English composition skills are also essential.

  • Must be enthusiastic, articulate, a quick-study, friendly, dependable, punctual, a team player and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

  • 60+ WPM.

  • BA/BS degree and paralegal certificate are required.

RESPONSIBILITIES/JOB DUTIES:

  • Create and organize electronic files

  • Create and organize paper client files

  • Scan in and properly organize and name file documents

  • Manage and maintain office calendar

  • Calendar hearings, depositions, appointments, and mediations

  • Process incoming mail and mail outgoing correspondence

  • Draft and format, edit and proofread documents with attention to detail.

  • Prepare and serve subpoenas; arrange for court reporters/video technicians.

  • Preparation and submission of new client and/or new matter forms.

  • Assist in law and motion practice, including preparation of notices, declarations, discovery responses, and trial notebook preparations.

  • Prepare correspondence.

  • Communicate with clients as needed.

  • File organization and maintenance within Firm standards. Prepare files for storage or return to client.

Our fast-paced, growing office has a friendly, collaborative work environment. The right addition to our team will be a skilled multi-tasker with a great attention to detail. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow with us.

Salary commensurate to experience. We offer competitive benefits including health insurance, dental, 401k, etc.


ESTATE PLANNING ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Seeking a full-time Associate in our Estate Planning and Trust Administration practice. We have two locations, in Solana Beach and Pacific Beach, and a current staff of fourteen, including seven attorneys. This position will be primarily based in our Solana Beach office, a short walk from the Solana Beach train station, with approximately 30-40% of time spent with clients in our Pacific Beach office.

Five (5) to ten (10) years of demonstrable experience in estate planning and trust administration is a must for this position. We have an active trust and probate litigation practice, but this will not be a litigation position.

Are you a solo estate planning attorney who loves practicing law but doesn't want to deal with the headaches of running an office? This may be just the opportunity for you. Our ideal candidate seeks an opportunity for a career at a growing firm, not a transitional position. We have a fun and hard-working office with a family atmosphere and plenty of work on many engaging and interesting cases. Our firm maintains a strong commitment to the continuous development of our staff, and we provide the resources our attorneys need to ensure their continued growth and success. We have a results-oriented culture with the highest expectations for client satisfaction.

Competitive benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid time off, and 401k. You will have paralegal support and the best research and drafting tools. We cover E&O insurance, Bar dues, local bar memberships, CLE, and we have plenty of clients, all of which allows you to focus on what you do best: Practicing Law.

Interested candidates should contact the hiring manager directly using the link above.


Busy law firm in Solana Beach (with a second location in Pacific Beach) seeks a full-time Litigation Associate to join our existing staff of five attorneys. This position will be based in our Solana Beach office, a short walk from the train station, and easily accessible from anywhere in San Diego County. Great opportunity to relocate from LA, the Inland Empire, or the Bay Area and enjoy the north San Diego County coastal lifestyle.

Had enough of the rat race at a big downtown firm? Our practice focuses exclusively on Estate Planning, Probate Administration, Trust Administration, and Trust and Probate Litigation. We seek an attorney with 3-6 years of demonstrable experience in probate and trust litigation to join our growing, family-oriented firm. Trial experience is preferred, extensive discovery and deposition experience is essential.

You would be exclusively focused on litigation, representing beneficiaries, trustees, and other parties in Trust and Probate matters. This is an opportunity to establish a long-term career at our growing firm, not a transitional position. We have a fun, hard-working office with a collegial atmosphere and plenty of work on many engaging and interesting cases. Ours is a results-oriented culture with the highest expectations for client satisfaction.

Relocation assistance considered for the right candidate, and salary dependent on experience.

Competitive benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid time off, and 401k. You will have paralegal support and the best research and drafting tools. We cover E&O insurance, Bar dues, local bar memberships, CLE, and we have plenty of clients, all of which allows you to focus on what you do best: Practicing Law.

Interested candidates should contact the hiring manager directly using the link above.

TRUST & PROBATE LITIGATION ASSOCIATE