Careers

Heckscher, Teillon, Terrill & Sager (“HTT&S”) was founded in 1994 by four partners from Center City Philadelphia firms who had a vision to create a boutique practice with “big firm” talent. Over the past 25 years, with 22 attorneys who concentrate their practice in trusts and estates law, including Orphans’ Court litigation, guardianships and special needs trusts, trust and estate administration, international estate, trust and planning, and tax exempt and charitable organizations, HTT&S has grown to be one of the largest trusts and estates practices in the region, if not the largest. Many of the firm’s original support staff remain as employees today.

Our firm is committed to providing a collegial and supportive environment where all employees – attorneys, paralegals, and staff – work collaboratively to provide sophisticated services to our clients.

We're hiring for the following positions:

Trusts and Estates Paralegal:

We are looking for an experienced Estate Administration Paralegal or Accountant interested in a side-step into Estate Administration to work with our outstanding team of professionals.

Qualified Candidate Requirements:

  • 1- 3 years experience including administration of complex estates and trusts, and preparation of Federal and State tax death tax and income tax returns (706, PA REV-1500, 1041, PA-41).
  • 4-year degree or paralegal certificate, or equivalent experience. An
    Accounting Degree a plus!
  • Excellent communication, writing and organizational skills. Able to
    prioritize, multi-task, and work well with clients. Exceptional attention to
    detail.
  • Experience with tax preparation software (knowledge of One Source
    and/or ProSystems Fx Tax a huge benefit).
  • Demonstrated MS Office 2016 (Word, Excel, Outlook) experience
    required.
This position offers a competitive salary and generous benefits. Collegial work environment. This is an in-person position. Qualified candidates may email cover letter, resume, salary requirements and references in confidence to Anne Paisley (apaisley@htts.com).

We are looking for an experienced Estate Administration Paralegal or Accountant interested in a side-step into Estate Administration to work with our outstanding team of professionals.

Qualified Candidate Requirements:

· At least 3 years trusts and estates experience, including administration of complex estates and trusts, and preparation of Federal and State tax death tax and income tax returns (706, PA REV-1500, 1041, PA-41).

· 4-year degree or paralegal certificate, or equivalent experience. An Accounting Degree a plus!

· Excellent communication, writing and organizational skills. Able to prioritize, multi-task, and work well with clients. Exceptional attention to detail.

· Experience with tax preparation software (knowledge of One Source and/or ProSystems Fx Tax a huge benefit).

· Demonstrated MS Office 2016 (Word, Excel, Outlook) experience required.

This position offers a competitive salary and generous benefits. Collegial work environment.  This is an in-person position.  Qualified candidates may email cover letter, resume, salary requirements and references in confidence to Anne Paisley (apaisley@htts.com).