Ag & Business Legal Strategies (ABLS), in Cedar Rapids, Iowa seeks an experienced attorney to join a cutting-edge agricultural, business debt restructuring, and bankruptcy law firm. ABLS places a strong emphasis on the tax considerations in its practice. It also emphasizes strategic planning to assist its clients in ascertaining realistic goals. Approximately 80% of the firm’s clients are somehow involved in the business of agriculture as farmers, suppliers, or dealers.
The ideal candidate will have at least three years of practice experience, which can include a judicial clerkship. Further, this candidate would be self-motivated, have a solid income tax background, knowledge of business bankruptcy and typical real property law—including experience closing complicated real estate transactions—as well as knowledge of farming. A demonstrated background in at least two of these areas is required. A license in the state of Iowa or ability to be licensed in the state of Iowa is required. Licensed attorneys in Illinois are also encouraged to apply. Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and experience. A competitive benefit package is included. Please direct questions to Joe Peiffer by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Apply via email including a resume, unofficial transcript and writing sample to email@example.com.
Minimum three years practice experience with a background in commercial law and bankruptcy; taxation; and knowledge of agriculture.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary will be offered based upon experience and qualifications
About Ag & Business Legal Strategies
Ag & Business Legal Strategies (ABLS) is a botique law firm specializing in business and farm debt restructuring and bankruptcy located in Cedar Rapids, IA. Consideration of the income tax implications of any proposed restructuring or bankruptcy are paramount as the firm and its clients develop a strategy to pursue to reach realistic goals.
Its founder, Joseph Peiffer, has been involved in legislative efforts to expand exemptions for Iowans and improving tax options for Chapter 12 debtors. Mr. Peiffer has been practicing in Iowa and Illinois for over 30 years. Approximately 80% of the firm's clients are farmers or agribusinesses.
ABLS can be researched on its web site, www.ablsonline.com.