The Florida Bar
The Florida Bar News
March 15, 2014
Positions Available - Attorneys
Vernis & Bowling - Expanding “AV-RATED” law firm seeks aggressive attorneys with federal and/or state court experience in employment law, commercial litigation, personal injury, workers’ compensation, and civil litigation defense for its Ft. Lauderdale, DeLand, Jacksonville, Ft. Myers, Clearwater, Pensacola, Florida Keys, N. Palm Beach, Miami, Atlanta, Mobile, and Birmingham, AL offices. Exceptional opportunity and benefits. Fax resume to: 305-892-1260.
Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. - Attorneys At Law: A multi-office law firm is seeking ATTORNEYS for its Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Ft. Myers, West Palm Beach, and Pensacola offices. Recruiting attorneys for Litigation, Default and Corporate Law Departments. For Miami Office: Attorneys who are admitted in Puerto Rico territorial/state court. For Litigation Department: Attorneys with experience in the following practice areas: professional liability defense, general liability defense, insurance defense, commercial litigation, and workers’ compensation defense. Portable book of business a plus. For Default Law Department: Contested and Uncontested - Attorneys with previous experience in a Default Law Firm. Portable book of business a plus. For Corporate Law Department: Attorneys with experience handling securities and broker dealer matters, international and domestic taxation, bankruptcy, real estate, intellectual property, international law, corporate structure, asset protection, land use, and mergers and acquisitions. Portable book of business a plus. Also seeking 1-3 year associates in all offices. Email resume to RESUME@QPWBLAW.COM.
THE FLORIDA BAR - HEADQUARTERS BRANCH - Director, Legal Publications: The Florida Bar’s Publications department seeks to hire an experienced Legal Publications Director to manage TFB’s Legal Publications Books department and Court Rules department. The position requires a JD, Florida Bar Membership in good standing and six years of experience in writing, editing, legal research or related field with at least three years of publication, production and marketing experience and one year of supervisory experience. Send resume to Human Resources, The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, 32399 or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please notify HR in advance if you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in the interview process. EOE. Position is open until filled. Minimum salary: $64,505.
Litigation Associate - Busy Boca Raton firm has immediate opening for litigation associate with 2-5 yrs experience in property and liability insurance defense. Must be willing to travel. Competitive salary and excellent benefits. Email cover letter and resume to: email@example.com.
Personal Injury, Case Manager or Adjuster (Kissimmee) - Established PI firm in Kissimmee is seeking PI Case Manager or licensed BI Adjuster to manage pre-suit PI files, including intake new clients, investigate, evaluate and negotiate auto and premises claims. Qualified candidates should have 3-5 years experience adjusting BI/PD/PIP auto and premises claims. Excellent communication skills, organizational skills and negotiation skills. Position requires proactive interaction with clients, medical providers, and insurance companies. Compensation: negotiable depending on experience. Bilingual is a plus. Please fax resume to 407-846-3172 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Florida Department of Revenue (DOR), Child Support Program in Pensacola, FL. Child Support Legal Assistant; full-time, 40 hours per week; must work daily from local DOR Pensacola office. (Not currently accepting applications for other cities.) $15 per hour; as a contracted employee, there are no benefits. The Department is seeking a self-motivated individual with strong organizational and communication skills, capable of multi-tasking in a fast-paced extremely large volume environment; requires the ability to work independently and within a team. Duties include, but not limited to: heavy phone contact with the public, opposing attorneys and judicial staff, scheduling and clearing hearings, drafting and filing legal pleadings, file maintenance. Excellent computer skills are required; must have meticulous attention to detail. Legal experience required. Experience in Family law and/or Child Support preferred. Work hours 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday. Applicants must submit a resume by email in Microsoft Word format to email@example.com. An EEO/AA employer. We hire only US citizens and lawfully authorized alien workers. Accommodations for disability should notify in advance.
GRAVES INJURY LAW GROUP located in Vero Beach with satellite offices in Melbourne, Port St. Lucie and West Palm Beach is seeking a litigation associate. Candidate must have at least 10 jury trials as lead attorney. Board Certification a plus. Extensive experience in all aspects of personal injury law is a must. Must have a strong work ethic, committed to excellence, great interpersonal communication, and writing skills. Excellent opportunity. Email resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mid-size, AV-rated Tallahassee law firm with growing practices in administrative, governmental, and regulatory law is seeking a full-time associate with two to six years of litigation experience. Excellent writing skills and academic credentials required. Preferred candidates will have graduated in the top 20% of their class. The firm offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. Email resume, writing sample, and transcript, in confidence, to email@example.com.
LAWCRAFT (Experience/Expertise) - This prestigious debt recovery law firm is looking for an experienced, bright, aggressive litigator to oversee its expanding pre-judgment practice. We specialize in commercial claims, and we are looking for an attorney who can settle cases or move them to judgment efficiently. We provide a friendly, high-tech work environment. We offer salary and benefits and will discuss alternate compensation if you have a book of business. Please email your resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
FDOT – Senior Attorney in Tallahassee Office; Position Number: 55003225; Recruitment Salary Range: $70,000 - $85,000; Closing Date: March 31, 2014. The FDOT is seeking applicants for the position of Senior Attorney in our Tallahassee office. This position is for an experienced senior trial attorney who will handle assignments in defense of the Department or in the prosecution of the Department’s rights. Preference will be given to applicants with 5 years of experience. Additional information regarding this position is available on the PeopleFirst website http://peoplefirst.myflorida.com/. A criminal background check will be conducted on the successful applicant. State of Florida on-line applications are preferred and should be submitted through the website above. If you need assistance, call 1-877-562-7287 (TTY applicants call 1-866-221-0268). Current State of Florida applications may be faxed to PeopleFirst @ 1-904-636-2627. The FDOT is an EEO/AA/DFWP Employer.
Orlando Law Firm seeks Immigration Attorney with minimum of 3 years experience. Great opportunity to join growing Central Florida law firm. Email resume to Bogin, Munns & Munns at KBJ@boginmunns.com.
North Palm Beach, AV-Rated law firm is seeking an Associate Attorney with 2-6 years of experience. Commercial, Insurance, or Construction Preferred. Great work environment and benefits. Email resumes to email@example.com.
Southwest Florida Family Law Attorney: AV-rated Sarasota firm seeks family law attorney with 5+ years of experience. Existing client base required and board certification preferred. Please reply to New Box #674.
Bogin, Munns & Munns, P.A. - Orlando law firm with 10 Central Florida offices, seeks experienced employment law attorney to head up its employment/labor law practice. Great opportunity to join growing practice. Submit resume to KBJ@boginmunns.com.
Miami Office of multiple State Law Firm is seeking laterals with a portable book of business in practice areas involving insurance litigation. Minimum of 8 years experience. Exceptional opportunity and benefits. Please reply to News Box #676.
Bogin, Munns & Munns, P.A. - Orlando law firm with 10 Central Florida offices, seeks experienced domestic attorney to head up its domestic practice. Prefer 5+ years experience. Great opportunity to join growing practice. Email resume to Mary@boginmunns.com.
Small, well-established, AV-rated firm in central, east coast, beach-side community seeks an experienced estate planning attorney to succeed retiring partner in a mature and desirable estate and trust practice; LL.M. in taxation preferred. Please reply to New Box #675.
GROWING BROWARD, 12 Attorney Personal Injury Law Firm seeks attorney with minimum 2 years of experience to handle full case load of personal injury cases. Litigation experience is helpful, but not required. Competitive salary will be commensurate with experience. Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
FORT LAUDERDALE - Insurance defense firm seeking associate. 3 to 5 years experience preferred, but not necessary. Firm handles cases related to insurance defense litigation, personal injury, premises liability, products liability, construction defect and discrimination/EEOC claims. Fax resume to Michelle McLaren at 954-765-1274 or email to email@example.com.
Pavese Law Firm seeks an attorney for its Ft. Myers office with two to seven years of experience to practice in the field of Real Estate and Development Law. Candidate must have strong academic credentials and a commitment for long term growth. Please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pavese Law Firm seeks an attorney for its Ft. Myers office with zero to two years of experience to practice primarily in the field of Condominium Association and Real Estate Law. Candidate must have excellent writing skills as well as strong academic credentials. Please email cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
STAFF ATTORNEY - Three Rivers Legal Services is seeking an energetic and creative attorney for their Lake City office. A desire to aggressively represent the needs of the poor is essential. Experience preferred but not necessary. Salary DOE; excellent benefits; EOE. Please send resume and writing sample to Donna MacRae, 334 NW Lake City Avenue, Lake City, 32055.
Tampa Law Firm is seeking two shareholders with portable book of business in practice areas of land use, real estate and complex commercial litigation. Minimum of 10 years experience. Exceptional opportunity and benefits, including 401(k) profit sharing plan, health and dental insurance, group life insurance, group long term disability insurance, and paid club membership/CLE. Please reply to News Box #673.
Rissman, Barrett, Hurt, Donahue & McLain, P.A. seeks an attorney for its Orlando and Tampa offices with experience to work in its liability section. Qualifications must include experience in civil trial law with a concentration in areas of medical malpractice, product liability, automobile negligence, and premises liability. Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration. All responses to be treated with confidentiality.
Growing Ft. Lauderdale Defense Firm is seeking a General Liability Attorney with 5+ years experience successfully defending GL cases in the State of Florida. All candidates must be licensed in the State of Florida and be able to handle their own case load. We offer an excellent benefit package, including retirement plan, along with a salary commensurate with experience. Please submit resume and salary requirements to email@example.com for immediate and confidential consideration.
Ft. Lauderdale Defense Firm is seeking a PIP Litigation Attorney with a minimum of one year experience. Candidates should be able to successfully manage their own case load under the supervision of the Managing Attorney. Portable business is not required, but considered a plus. In return we offer a competitive salary and a benefit package that includes a 401(k) retirement plan. Please submit resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
Criminal Defense Attorney. Felony level criminal defense attorneys needed for the Broward and Palm Beach County offices of The Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel, 4th District. 3 - 5 years indigent defense experience preferred. Ability to excel in dynamic team environment and carry high volume caseload. Proven commitment to assertive, client-centered representation required. Salary commensurate with experience; base salary $46,000 & state benefits. Forward cover letter & resume to: email@example.com.
Miami International Boutique law practice is seeking a transactional attorney with minimum 5 years’ experience in handling off-shore and domestic corporate structures and transactions with a focus on heavy drafting. Candidate must be organized, detail-oriented, have excellent follow-up and follow-thru skills with all matters, and be able to meet deadlines. Real estate transactional experience desired. Bi-lingual a plus. Must be a member in good standing with The Florida Bar. Please contact Liz Lamar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City of St. Petersburg seeks an entry-level attorney to represent various City departments and boards in both transactional and litigation matters. Must be a member of The Florida Bar, experience in local government law is beneficial. Salary range is $50,000 to $67,000 plus benefits. The position is expected to be filled near the bottom of the range depending on experience and qualifications. Send resume to John Wolfe, P.O. Box 2842, St. Petersburg, Fl, 33731.
The Sixth Judicial Circuit seeks a Trial Court Staff Attorney to work in the New Port Richey West Pasco Judicial Center. Another Staff Attorney vacancy may become available in Pinellas County. See
www.jud6.org for more information, application, and submission requirements. The Pasco attorney will primarily assist felony judges with legal research, including postconviction and trial motions. Excellent analytical and organizational skills required. Court Application; cover letter; resume; and writing sample must be received by Friday, April 4, 2014.
International Law Firm is searching for a probate associate attorney to join its Orlando office. Area of expertise: Probate cases (at least 3 years of experience), as well as related practice areas. Successful candidate will be a hard worker with well-developed writing, communication, analytical, research and advocacy skills. Florida Bar admission is a must. Flexible compensation package, based on experience, with benefits available. Send cover letter and resume in confidence to email@example.com. Visit our website at www.urbanthier.com for firm profile.
IN-HOUSE ATTORNEY POSITION. Ripley Entertainment Inc., an entertainment attraction company operating under the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! and Guinness World Records attraction brands, is seeking an attorney with 2 to 3 years experience to serve as the Director of Legal Services at its Orlando corporate office. The Director of Legal Services will report directly to the General Counsel. Applicants should have real estate/transactional experience and be willing to travel. This is a unique opportunity to join a fun and growing company. Please email resumes to Gonzalez@ripleys.com.
Assistant County Attorney: The Hillsborough County Attorney’s Office is seeking an Assistant County Attorney for its Litigation Division. Applicants should have extensive experience in the area of Workers’ Compensation law. Board Certification is preferred. Salary based on experience and qualifications. Excellent benefits. Successful applicant must be a member in good standing of The Florida Bar. The Hillsborough County Attorney’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please submit cover letter and resume to: Robert E. Brazel, Chief Assistant County Attorney, Post Office Box 1110, Tampa, 33601, or Fax it to 813-272-5758 or Email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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