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April 15, 2009
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West Palm Beach - In-house attorney must support various entrepreneurial business ventures and manage employees, independent contractors, outside counsel. You will be handling some litigation as first chair and all internal matters, including transactional work. Knowledge in the following areas a plus: real estate, construction, intellectual property, creditor rights, corporate formalities, contracts, loans. Experience with managing operations a plus. We offer a beautiful office, great team, tremendous responsibility, pro family environment and exposure to wide variety of challenges and issues. Local residents preferred (no relocation). Must be admitted to The Florida Bar, have strong litigation experience and 8+ years of practice (waived for only the most exceptional candidate). Seeking either very experienced candidate or strong academic credentials, suggesting high learning curve. Must have enthusiasm, great attitude and management skills. Salary: $100,000.00 - $150,000.00. Salary negotiable based on experience. E-mail resume to GC.Candidate@gmail.com.

CITY ATTORNEY. City of Lake Worth, FL. Salary $112,486 - $179,962 DOQ. Required: Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university. Juris Doctor in Law from a recognized college/university. Five years experience as a practicing attorney including municipal experience. Member Florida Bar. Accreditation by Supreme Court of Florida. The City Attorney serves as Chief Legal Advisor and Counsel to the City Commission, City Manager, Department Heads and Employees concerning all legal activities of the City. Conducts civil proceedings, including lawsuits, draws uplegal documents, advises City as to legal rights, and practices other phases of law by performing the following duties: Primary focus on city building, planning and zoning issues. Must be thoroughly familiar with all aspects of City Charter & Code. Supervises two Assistant City Attorneys and Legal Secretary. DFWP. EOE.The City offers a generous pension plan, complete insurance package, voluntary insurance programs, paid vacation and sick leave. Download application at www.lakeworth.org. E-mail application to cityattorney@lakeworth.org.

LAKE WORTH, Florida - Established commercial realestate company seeks transactional attorney with 10 years experience in real estate acquisitions, financing, and landlord-tenant matters. Send resume to lawposition@noblep.com.

STATEWIDE INSURANCE Defense Firm is seeking attorney with PIP experience for its Central Florida Office (Orlando Area). Competitive salary and benefits. Send cover letter and resume in confidence to jsullivan@wickerlawfirm.com.

AV RATED Boca Raton Firm seeks entry level Litigation Associate for civil litigation practice. 0 to 2 years experience and Florida Bar membership required. Competitive salary/benefits. Fax resume to 561-447-9884 or e-mail to cchambers@blochminerley.com.

AV-RATED Winter Park Medical Malpractice Defense firm seeks associates with 2-5 years experience. Competitive salary and benefits. Send cover letter and resume to Larry D. Hall, Hill, Adams, Hall & Schieffelin, P.A., P.O. Box 1090, Winter Park, FL 32790-1090.

Attorney for Title Underwriter in Miami. Must be a Florida Bar Member, have a minimum of 4 years experience examining titles and 2 years experience defending claims. research & writing skills required. Fax resumes to 305-649-3091 or e-mail to Brenda@nationaltitleinsurance.com

FORT LAUDERDALE small downtown AV rated firm seeks entry-level associate for growing community association law practice. For more info on firm visit www.tuckertighe.com. Florida Bar admission and top 30% of class required. Please submit resume, grade transcript, and writing sample to hire710@yahoo.com.

BLACK SREBNICK Kornspan & Stumpf is seeking a civil litigation attorney w/ approximately 5 years of experience. Eligible candidate must have excellent legal research and writing skills, and background must include major roles in significant litigation. Resume to blacklaw@royblack.com, subject line RESUME. NO CALLS.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE for growing Tampa Firm in Downtown area. Ideal candidate is a mature, self-starter with 3-5 years of Florida commercial litigation experience. Emphasis on organization, legal writing, sound judgment, and attention to detail. Salary commensurate with experience. E-mail resume and writing sample to: TampaFirm@gmail.com.

TRUSTS & ESTATES in Sarasota. Williams Parker founded in 1925, is seeking Trusts and Estates attorney with 4 to 10 years of T & E experience in complex matters. LLM or CPA and minimum of 4 years T & E experience is required. Superior academics. Send resume to kwalker@williamsparker.com.

ATTORNEYS. TWENTY-year-old national tax firm in Vero Beach is seeking qualified attorneys to make a difference. Candidates must be able to handle a large case load and have superior advocacy skills. Great benefits and earnings between $75K and $100K. Contact Tarik at (866)703-6285 or Job@omnitaxhelp.com.

REAL ESTATE Attorney. AV-rated Sarasota law firm seeks an experienced real estate attorney with a minimum of three years experience with loan closings, loan workouts, and foreclosures in Florida. Must have superior academic record and exceptional organization and written skills. Excellent salary and benefits package. Please fax resume to Diane Adams at 941-366-1603 or e-mail to jrd@jrdlaw.com

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE sought by AV rated Sarasota firm. 2-4 years commercial/construction/real estate litigation experience required. High academic credentials required. Excellent salary and benefits with Partnership opportunity. Submit resume to Sandy King, Norton, Hammersley, Lopez & Skokos, P.A., 1819 Main Street, Suite 610, Sarasota, FL 34236 or e-mail resume to sking@nhlslaw.com.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE. AV-Rated Fort Myers Real Estate and Business law firm seeking experienced real estate litigator with a minimum of three (3) years experience in real estate and commercial litigation. Excellent benefits and work environment. Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. Send resume to: Kevin@kfjlaw.com and to Darlene@kfjlaw.com or fax resume to (239) 337-5364.

THE TALLAHASSEE, Florida office of Carr Allison is looking for experienced associates with 3-6 years of civil defense litigation experience. Candidates must have significant civil defense litigation experience. A strong academic background is desired and a strong work ethic is required. All inquiries will be kept confidential. Please send resumes to managing shareholder at tlogan@carrallison.com.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY - Company: Bruce L. Schneiner and Associates. Experienced personal injury trial attorney wanted for one of the premier PI firms in SW Florida. Ideal candidate will have had at leaset 10 jury trials and have the personality and work ethics to immediately become a key member of the team. Located in Ft. Myers, FL. Florida Bar membership required. Apply at applicants@blslawyers.com.

STATEWIDE INSURANCE Defense Firm is seeking attorney with experience in first and third party claims for its Central Florida office (Orlando area). The office is looking for an attorney with a portable book of business to supplement the firm’s current caseload. This is an excellent opportunity with a stable and dymanic firm that is growing to serve its clients needs throughout the State. Competitive salary and benefits. Send cover letter and resume in confidence to: jsullivan@wickerlawfirm.com.

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Defense Attorneys. Busy, growing Pensacola, Florida firm with very strong clientele seeks attorneys for medical malpractice defense practice. Two to four years experience and superior academic credentials are essential. Compensation will be commensurate with credentials and experience. Pensacola is an ideal community in which to establish a home and family with excellent public schools in the area, high quality of life, and lower cost of living. Apply by mail to Lozier, Thames, Frazier & Spencer, Attn: Firm Administrator, Box 408, Pensacola, Fl 32591-0408 or submit your resume to ikerns@LTFLaw.com.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY - attorney wanted for a rapidly expanding AV-rated PI and workers' compensation firm in Tampa. Ideal candidate will have 3 years experience, outstanding advocacy and negotiation skills, high motivation, and proficiency at law computer systems. We want team players that are detailed, accomplishment driven, and seeking an opportunity to help others. Bi-lingual and jury trial experience are a plus. Competitive salary and benefits. Send resume to Starla@mikewinerlaw.com.


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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, Mobile, and Birmingham, AL offices. Exceptional opportunity and benefits. Fax resume to: (305) 892-1260.


CONROY, SIMBERG, GANON, KREVANS, ABEL, LURVEY, MORROW & SCHEFER LITIGATION ATTORNEYS
FOR STATEWIDE INSuRANCE DEFENSE FIRM. POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOr THE FOLLOWING OFFICES.
-5-7 YEARS LITIGATION EXPERIENCE. -BROWARD & WEST PALM BEACH. -FIRST PARTY/PROPERTY COVERAGE 2-5 YEARS -BROWARD - CONSTRUCTION LITIGATION WITH 5+ YEARS EXPERIENCE IN ARCHITECT AND ENGINEERS DEFENSE WORK.-BROWARD EXCELLENT SALARIES & BENEFITS. E-MAIL: recruiter@conroysimberg.com

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JOHN BALES ATTORNEYS AV rated Tampa Bay Law Firm www.johnbales.com • Insurance Coverage Attorney for Plaintiffs’ Department • Prelitigation Attorney for Personal Injury 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 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.

LITIGATION ATTORNEY. BROWARD INSURANCE DEFENSE FIRM SEEKS ATTORNEY WITH 7+ YEARS OF MEDICAL MALPRACTICE DEFENSE EXPERIENCE. PLEASE SEND RESUME TO NEWS BOX #560.

Williams Schifino Mangione & Steady P.A. an expanding AV rated Tampa law firm, is seeking an attorney with a minimum of three to five years of significant casualty litigation experience. Become involved in a challenging, sophisticated practice with substantial client exposure. Top academic credentials, excellent writing and negotiating skills required. Submit resume to Vicki Schramm, at P.O. Box 380, Tampa, FL 33601, fax (813) 221-7335 or e-mail: vschramm@wsmslaw.com.

Butler Pappas AV-rated, Florida defense firm has an opening 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.

REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY. Established Palm Beach County firm seeking Senior Real Estate Attorney (10 years plus) to expand practice group. We are looking for candidates who possess sophisticated lender and developer expertise with a portable book of business. We offer a unique opportunity to balance career and lifestyle. Candidates must be admitted to practice in Florida and be in good standing with the Florida Bar. Compensation will be commensurate with contributions to the success of the firm. Please reply to News Box #554.

Multi-attorney firm in Largo seeks two experienced litigation attorneys with 3+ years experience in business and creditor’s rights litigation. Experience in real property title issues or foreclosure litigation heplful, but not required. Great opportunity to join growing firm with stable and expanding commercial client base. Excellent salary and benefits package. Send resume to bob@coplenlaw.com.

Real trial lawyer firm (AV rated) looking for an associate with 3 or more years experience in medical malpractice. Plaintiff or defense lawyers feel free to apply. Salary commensurate with experience, reputation, and ability. Forward resume to: tmealy@shapirolawgroup.com or by mail to: 1732 Manatee Ave. West, Bradenton, FL 34205.

Barnett, Bolt, Kirkwood, Long & McBride Attorneys at Law. Established, mid-sized Tampa Business Law Firm seeks a well-credentiaed tax attorney with at least three years' experience. LLM preferred, but not required. No book of business is required. Please send your resume to HR@BarnettBolt.com.

Luks, Santaniello, Perez, Petrillo, Gold & Jones. AV rated civil insurance defense firm with offices statewide is hiring motivated associates for Ft. Lauderdale Office with 5+ years exp. to handle Vehicular, General Premises Liability and Wrongful Death cases. Associates for our Jacksonville Office with 3+ years exp. and/or an associate with minimum 7 years exp. Small book of business a plus! Competitive compensation and benefits package offered with exceptional opportunities for growth. Please send resumes and writing samples to Human Resources at vra@ls-law.com or fax 954-761-9940.

State of Florida Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel - Fourth District. Seeks death qualified trial counsel for first and second chair positions. Must meet statutory qualifications. Mail resume to: Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Counsel, Fourth District, 160 Australian Avenue, Third Floor, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406
E-mail resume to: pmassa@rc-4.com; (561) 233-4000; Attention: Philip J. Massa, Only qualified applicants will be considered.

Ave Maria School of Law - Naples, Florida. Full Time Assistant Professor of Research, Writing and Advocacy
Ave Maria School of Law anticipates several openings in its Research, Writing and Advocacy (RWA) program for the 2009-2010 academic year. The school will be located at its new campus in Naples, Florida beginning in the late summer of 2009. RWA is a three-semester course taught in the first and second year of law school for which students earn two graded credit hours per semester. Assistant Professors of RWA are needed for a traditional first-year research, writing and oral advocacy curriculum, as well as an upper-level litigation based writing course and academic support. Assistant Professors of RWA receive renewable 1-2 year contracts depending upon performance. Salary: approximately $50,000. Applicants should have excellent academic performance and university-level teaching experience, preferably in a legal writing course. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, a writing sample and academic transcripts by May 30th to: Barbara A. Kalinowski, Director of Research, Writing, and Advocacy Program, Ave Maria School of Law, 3475 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105. Alternatively, you may e-mail your materials to: bakalinowski@avemarialaw.edu. Applicants must be willing to approach role and tasks with a commitment to the mission and values of Ave Maria School of Law and the teachings of the Catholic Church. Equal Opportunity Employer.



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FLA. ATTY over 18 years available for you temp or perm in Tampa up to 25 hours per week. Experienced in corporate representation, domestic relations, evictions, probate, foreclosure, civil litigation, or hearing coverage. Coming out of semi-retirement, have Westlaw account and will work cheap. (813) 832-9975.

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LITIGATIONCAFE.COM now provides daily arrest data via the Web for Brevard, Broward, Dade, Hillsborough, Monroe, Palm Beach, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Volusia, and Pinellas counties, with more to come soon. Go to www.litigationcafe.com now to learn more, or call (386)255-9595.

Association Wanted
WEST COAST of Florida Association with Part time/Flexible hours/Per Diem litigators sought to assist Boca Raton office of well established New York Commercial Litigation Firm with nayional clientele. We are exploring options to expand our ability to service our clients growing needs in Florida. We are seeking talented litigators who may have opted out of the work force twmporarilyto either raise a family or retire. Applicants must be able to work with minimalsupervision, well organized, self disciplined, and members in good standing of The Florida Bar. If you are ready to get back into tha action on your own terms,please contact us. We will also consider an association with a small firm seeking merger or per diem work relationship. Elias C. Schwartz, Esq., (516) 487-0175, Schwartz@ecslaw.com.

Bar Exam Tutoring
ONE-ON-ONE Florida Bar Exam tutoring with attorneys who take the bar exam on a regular basis. Statewide individualized tutoring program enjoys a 97% pass rate, the highest of any program in the nation! Results guaranteed! Contact SouthFloridaLawyer@yahoo.com or (800) 852-3926 - Pass with extra points to spare!

Books for Sale
FULL SET United States Patent Quarterly, first series, Volumes 1 through 231; also USPQ, Volumes 1 through 53. Many USPQ Digests included. All hard cover books, good to excellent condition. All bids over $800.00 considered. Telephone 407-628-2510; renfrojc@cfl.rr.com

Immigration Law Seminar
IMMIGRATION LAW Basic Training Seminar. Basic. Intensive. Practical. Comprehensive. Energizing. Designed for private practice attorneys and non-profit legal personnel. Family immigration, naturalization, asylum, other immigration programs, VAWA, U visa, deportation defense, federal habeas, appeals. 10th annual seminar. Des Moines, Iowa. June 8-12, 2009. E-mail: info@MidwestLegalImmigrationProject.com; Web site: MidwestLegalImmigrationProject.com; phone: 515-271-5730.


Purchase Interests
WANT TO purchase minerals and other oil/gas interests. Send details to: P.O. Box 13557, Denver, CO 80201.


Expert Witness

CONSTRUCTION EXPERT: Building evaluations and inspections, cost estimating, subrogation evaluations, property claim estimates, testimony, construction accidents, contractor disputes. Kenneth Hecht: 1440 Coral Ridge Drive,#282, Coral Springs, FL 33071. (954)722-4333, e-mail: kdhrapa@aol.com, www.hecht-construction-consulting.

Insurance
Commercial Insurance Expert Witness William D. Knepper, BS, MBA, CPCU, Former CEO Experienced, Fast Response, Excellent References Call (850) 942-6909 or WDKnepper@comcast.net. All Commercial Insurance Disputes. Free Initial Phone Consultation.

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LAW ENFORCEMENT Expert: Philip Sweeting, Deputy Chief (Retired) Have given testimony/consultation for both plaintiff and defense in use of force, police shootings, arrest, negligent hiring, internal affairs, and Baker Act. Have worked for the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, evaluating police agencies in both the U.S. and Canada. Completed TASER instructor certification. Phone: (954) 752-4783; FAX: (954) 346-7156; e-mail: sweetingpb@aol.com. Web: http://policepracticesexpert.com

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EAST BOCA Raton: For sale, one story office bldg., luxury space, 3100 sq. ft., parking; $1,395,000; 561-706-5570.

BOCA RATON - Corner office available with established firm in bank building on Federal Highway. Includes use of large reception area, large conference room, fax, copiers, DSL, telephones, kitchen. (561) 338-0501 or e-mail jem@tvslaw.com.

S. E. BROWARD - individual Class A office space. 10 min. from courthouse. Conference room, law library, receptionist, copier, and fax. High-speed Internet. Excellent referrals! Will consider exchange of hours for rent. Call (954) 925-8803.

OFFICE SPACE/Executive suites for lease: 100 to 20,000+ sq. ft. available at Century Plaza on University Blvd. offering competitively priced gross leases including 24hr HVAC & 7-day a week janitorial or full service executive suites & virtual offices with short term leases and move-in specials. Great location with plenty of parking, 24-hr access, on-site restaurant and notary service. Call 904-626-0006 or 904-394-3200. David Needle, FERMC, fermcmgt@earthlink.net.

Prime Downtown Law Office Space for Rent. In the unique Historic Rood Building -200 North Pierce Street, Tampa. Walking distance to all Courts, City & County buildings. Rent includes a large private 4th Floor window office, and companion space for secretary/assistant, water, electric, 2 reserved private parking spots, shared conference room/library with working fireplace, kitchenette, and large outdoor roof top patio area with lovely view. Professional/Casual Atmosphere. $1,549.09per month. Call Marcia @ 813-222-0888.

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