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January 15, 2010
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JOHN BALES ATTORNEYS - AV rated Tampa Bay Law Firm. www.johnbales.com; • Insurance Coverage Attorney for Plaintiffs’ Department • Litigation Attorney for Personal InjuryDepartment. Growing plaintiff personal injury/insurance coverage law firm is seeking professional qualified attorneys. Positions require a minimum of 3 years litigation experience. Applicants must have outstanding advocacy and negotiation skills, high motivation, and proficiency at law office computer systems. We are looking for team players that are detailed, accomplishment driven, and seeking an opportunity to help others. Excellent academic background and proven research and writing skills required. Great opportunity for achievement oriented individuals to join a successful law firm. Competitive compensation and benefits. Please forward resume to recruiting@johnbales.com.

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.

TWO ATTORNEYS Needed for rapidly growing bankruptcy law and credit counseling organization. No experience necessary. Spanish speaking a plus but not required. Nice work environment. Please fax resume to: (727) 524-3850, Attn: Jay Weller.

General Counsel Wanted for In-House Miami Beach based Multi-Property Real Estate Condo and Hotel Developer. Experienced to handle daily general business & legal matters, litigation, preparation of contracts, leases, management agreements; amendments; negotiation, drafting & review of financing documents; corporate oversight & management; oversight of homeowner’s & condominium associations; management of all litigation by outside counsel. Compensation commensurate with experience. Send resume in confidence to e-mail: confidentialresumes2009@gmail.com

Luks, Santaniello, Perez, Petrillo, Gold & Jones AV rated civil insurance defense firm with 7 locations seeks Associates for our Orlando Office with 4+ years experience to handle Vehicular, General, Premises Liability and Wrongful Death Cases. Excellent Benefit Package. For more info, visit www.LS-LAW.COM. Resumes to VRA@LS-LAW.COM or fax 954-761-9940.

Butler Pappas AV-rated, Florida defense firm has openings in Miami for a property coverage defense attorney with 2-4 years experience. Competitive compensation offered. Please submit resume to Hiring Partner, Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig, LLP, 777 S. Harbour Island Blvd., Suite 500, Tampa 33602, or fax to (813) 281-0900.

Estate Planning Attorney Hollywood, Florida Wintter & Associates, P.A., Trusts & Estates Litigation & Administration firm has an opportunity for an Estate Planning and Probate attorney with 10+ years of experience. Experience with high net-worth clients, Board Certification, CPA License, and/or LLM in Estate Planning or Tax a definite plus. Quality book of business preferred. www.WintterLaw.com. Send resume to PDD@WintterLaw.com.

Litigation Attorney - Trusts & Estates - Hollywood, Florida Wintter & Associates, P.A., Trusts & Estates Litigation & Administration firm has an opportunity for a litigation attorney 5+ years experience. Strong litigation background, trial experience, excellent research skills and meticulous writing skills. Book of business is a plus, but not required. Send resume to PDD@WintterLaw.com.

Daniels Kashtan Downs Robertson & McGirney Construction Litigation AV law firm seeks 3 attorneys with 2-5 years experience in construction or insurance defense for openings in Coral Gables and Sunrise offices. Excellent salary and full benefits package. Please email resumes to: rdaniels@dkdr.com

Hollywood-Fort Lauderdale mid-size law firm, focusing on community association law, seeks attorney with 0-1 yr. experience. Must be organized and a self-starter. Great office, staff and working environment. Good benefits. Email resume and salary requirements to lizt@straleyottopa.com

Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith, PLC, is seeking an attorney with 3 or more years of experience to work in its Pensacola office. We are an AV rated regional defense litigation firm with offices in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Florida. We offer a generous compensation package, including signing bonus, year-end bonus and benefits. Candidates must be licensed in Florida, with Alabama and Georgia Bar licenses a plus. This challenging position requires strong academic record, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. Interested applicants may apply by e-mail or facsimile in confidence to: Managing Director: Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith, 118 E. Garden Street, Pensacola, Florida 32502; tburr@gjtbs.com; or (850) 436-7099.

Thorne & Storey, P.A. – Orlando law firm looking for 2-3 year associate to assist with workers’ compensation defense. Great opportunity. Please direct all inquiries to cthorne@tslawgroup.com or fax resumes to 407-488-1221.

Insurance Defense Firm seeking a self-initiating attorney with 3-5 years experience for its Coral Gables office. Our firm offers competitive salary and benefits with the opportunity for long term growth. Send cover letter and resume to:jlawmiami@gmail.com.

Jewish American Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service Accepting applications for Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Family Law, Bankruptcy and other Legal Divisions. Florida, New York City, New Jersey, Atlanta, Los Angeles, DC. New Clients? Easy as 1 2 3. Call 1-877-JABA-123. yourjaba.com

Coral Gables Insurance Defense Firm looking to expand and develop its practice seeking motivated attorney with 2-4 years PIP experience. This is an excellent opportunity with a stable and dynamic firm that is growing to serve its clients needs throughout the State. Competitive salary and benefits. Send cover letter and resume in confidence to: jlawmiami@gmail.com.

West Palm insurance defense firm seeks associate with 0-5 years experience. Good research/writing skills a plus. Desire to litigate a must. Health ins., 401K. Fax resume to 561-471-4240 or email Kpratt@prattradford.com.

Litigation Attorney. West Palm Beach auto insurance defense firm is seeking experienced trial attorney. Background in auto litigation preferred. Competitive salary and benefits. Fax resume to Mellissa 561-833-6325, or email to mwoody@geico.com.

AV Rated Margate Debt Collection and Creditors’ Rights Law Firm: Seeks litigation associate with minimum of one year’s experience. Salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits and great atmosphere to work. Please email resume to: resumes@wagnerandhuntlaw.com or fax to 954-602-9485.

Multi-state law firm opening Orlando and Tampa offices to represent condo associations in complex construction defect litigation. Self starter and hard worker with strong academic record and writing skills. Minimum 7 years litigation experience. Possible early partnership. Send CV and compensation goals to flcondodefectslawgroup@yahoo.com.

Commercial Litigation Attorney. AV-rated Sarasota law firm seeks an experienced Commercial Litigation Attorney with a minimum of three years experience with loan closings, loan workouts, and foreclosures in Florida. Must have superior academic record and exceptional organizational and written skills. Excellent salary and benefits package. Please email to jrd@jrdlaw.com.

The Broward County Attorney’s Office has an opening for an individual to serve as an Assistant County Attorney. The position requires a minimum of 5 years’ experience in construction contracting and will include legal representation for various other County government operations. The position will remail open until filled. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please mail, email, or fax resume and cover letter of interest by January 29, 2010, to Darla Costa, Legal Administrator, 115 Sounth Andrews Avenue, Room 423, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 (dcosta@broward.org) (fax: 954-357-7641). Broward County is an equal opportuniy employer and provider of services.
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