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The Florida Bar News
June 15, 2013
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 seeking ATTORNEYS for its Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Ft. Myers, West Palm Beach, and Pensacola offices. Recruiting attorneys for Litigation and Corporate Law Departments. For Litigation Department: looking for 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 Corporate Law Department: looking for 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.
Butler Pappas: AV-rated, civil litigation firm has an opening in its Tampa office for a third party coverage defense attorney with 2+ years experience. Strong academic credentials a must. 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.
The 11th Judicial Circuit is accepting online applications for staff attorney in the Circuit’s Office of the General Counsel. Applicants must be members of The Florida Bar in good standing, and must demonstrate an aptitude for legal research and writing. Please submit online application, resume and short legal writing sample by July 1, 2013. Submission of an application does not guarantee an interview. Salary: $43,403 + benefits. EOE. For ADA Accommodations, call 305-349-7351. For application and more information, visit our web site: www.jud11.flcourts.org.
Taylor Vega, P.A. a construction litigation firm located in Coral Gables Florida has an open position for an Attorney with 4 years construction litigation experience (REQUIRED). Candidate must have strong academic credentials, excellent research and writing skills, ability to handle litigation in State and Federal Courts. Bilingual (English/Spanish). Jury trial experience preferred. Competitive salary and benefits package. Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LUKS, SANTANIELLO, PETRILLO & JONES: Statewide firm with 7 locations has an opening in our Orlando Office for a 5 year Insurance Defense Attorney. Experience in General, Vehicular, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Construction and Commercial Litigation. Excellent Benefit Package. For more info visit LS-LAW.COM. Resumes to VRA@LS-LAW.COM or fax 954-761-9940.
Garrison, Yount, Forte, Mulcahy & Lehner, located in Tampa, seeks defense litigation associate with at least 5 years of experience. Must be a member of The Florida Bar and admitted to the USDC for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida. Candidate must have: experience litigating insurance related matters in both State and Federal Court; Litigation experience relating to Homeowners policies, including both coverage and 3rd party liability matter. Preference will be given to those candidates who have experience in cases involving sinkhole, hurricane and water loss claims. Candidate must provide 2 writing samples and at least 2 references whom the candidate will permit to be contacted for reference information. Competitive salary and benefits. Please email resume and writing samples to KMisuraca@garrisonyount.com.
Small "AV"-rated Pensacola Plaintiff Firm looking to hire a motivated Associate Lawyer with 1-2 years experience. $50-70K annually. CV to email@example.com.
TWO ATTORNEYS needed for established bankruptcy, immigration, and foreclosure defense law firm in the Tampa Bay area. Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, or fax to 727-524-3850.
Thorne & Storey, P.A. – Downtown Orlando law firm seeking experienced workers’ compensation defense attorney. Excellent work environment. Competitive salary and benefits. Please send resumes to email@example.com or fax to 407-488-1221.
Government/Land Use/Administrative Lawyer: Full service AV-rated Sarasota firm seeks experienced government/land use/administrative lawyer. Board certification in city, county, local and government law preferred. Send resume and letter of introduction to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Commercial Litigator: Full service AV-rated Sarasota firm seeks experienced commercial litigator with a broad range of trial experience. Board certified with client base preferred. Send resume and letter of introduction to email@example.com.
Dunlap & Moran, P.A., an AV-Rated Lakewood Ranch firm, seeks attorney with corporate and transactional experience. Must have strong drafting skills, be organized and detail oriented. Salary based on experience. Reply in confidence to HR1@dunlapmoran.com.
Fort Myers based civil litigation Law Firm seeks experienced associate for civil litigation practice concentrating primarily in first party insurance matters. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send resume, references and writing sample to News Box #647.
South Florida Workers' Compensation Insurance Defense Firm seeking attorney with 1 or more years experience to join a busy insurance defense practice. Applicant must be detail-oriented and able to work independently. All interested candidates should email their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Associate Attorney: Statewide AV-rated insurance defense firm seeks aggressive litigation attorney with 3-5 years experience for workers’ compensation department for South Florida office. Trial experience required. Prior workers’ compensation experience preferred. Excellent salary and benefits. Reply to News Box #628.
Dunlap & Moran, P.A., an AV-Rated Sarasota firm, seeks estate planning attorney with 5+ years experience for its downtown office. Must be able to work independently and handle clients. An LLM in Tax is preferred. Salary based on experience. Reply in confidence to HR@dunlapmoran.com.
Dan Newlin and Partners: Personal Injury Lawyer - 3+ year lawyer to work in growing Orlando personal injury law firm to handle pre-suit case load. Must be extremely hard working, organized and have great interpersonal skills. Salary 75-120k per year. Please send resume to email@example.com.
Tampa Law Firm is seeking two attorneys with federal and/or state court experience in land use, real estate and commercial litigation. Minimum of 5 years experience. Portable Book of business a plus, but not necessary. Exceptional opportunity and benefits. Please email your resume to Ethanl@smolkerbartlett.com.
South Florida Management Advisory Company with large public and private company clients seeks General Counsel. Requires 15 years experience in SEC, Governance, Employment and Union Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Contracts, Transactions, Intellectual Property, Patent and Trademark Portfolio Management, and Litigation Management. Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
FORT LAUDERDALE - Insurance defense firm seeking associate. 2 to 3 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.
AV-rated Law Firm in North Palm Beach County, Associate Position avail. minimum 3-5 yrs. exp. Real estate development, transactional work, condo/HOA, commercial/corporate/business banking. Top 10% or equivalent; large firm experience preferred. Large firm salary proportionate to hours billed (1400 hrs. min). Great lifestyle/work balance. Please reply to News Box #646.
Boca Raton law firm seeks insurance defense attorney with a minimum of 3 years experience to handle cases involving personal injury claims and insurance coverage issues. Applicants must be able to independently conduct all aspects of discovery. Applicants with 1st party insurance coverage experience are preferred. Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
MUST have PIP Case Experience. Moderate to heavy case load. Please reply with resume and to schedule interview: email@example.com or Fax: 954-762-3414. Location: Fort Lauderdale. Compensation: To be discussed. This is a contract job. Principals only. Recruiters please don't contact this job poster. Please, no phone calls about this job!
Of Counsel Attorney - Foreclosure Defense Practice (GAINSVILLE): Foreclosure defense firm looking for an of counsel attorney in the Gainesville area with Litigation and ideally Foreclosure Defense experience. Need hearing coverage and occasional client contact on an hourly per diem basis. Please send RESUME and COVER LETTER to firstname.lastname@example.org. www.alliance-law.com.
Of Counsel Attorney - Foreclosure Defense Practice (Pensacola): Foreclosure defense firm looking for an of counsel attorney in the Bay and Santa Rosa Counties with Litigation and ideally Foreclosure Defense experience. Need hearing coverage and occasional client contact on an hourly per diem basis. Please send RESUME and COVER LETTER to email@example.com. www.alliance-law.com.
Fort Walton Beach construction and real estate law firm seeks experienced litigation associate. Busy practice in a growing market offers exceptional opportunities for professional growth and partnership. Excellent career and training opportunities with Florida Bar Certified attorney. Competitive salary and benefits. Must be member of Florida Bar. Send resume and salary requirements in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Exciting Opportunity in Orlando to Join a Growing Firm! Pearson Bitman LLP is seeking attorneys with a portable book of business ($200k+) looking to transition to a firm that prides itself on its great atmosphere/culture as much as its great work. Practice areas include employment (plaintiff or defense), corporate, commercial litigation, financial services, personal injury (plaintiff or defense), among others. Apply in confidence to email@example.com.
Sarasota AV-rated commercial litigation law firm is seeking a lawyer with minimum of five years complex civil litigation experience. Candidate must have superior academic credentials, a successful employment history, and proven client relations skills. This is a long term opportunity. Salary commensurate with talent and experience. Medical, disability and 401k benefits provided. All inquiries will be treated with the utmost discretion and held in strict confidence. Email resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ZIMMERMAN, KISER & SUTCLIFFE, an AV-rated law firm located in Orlando, seeks an attorney with 4 to 6 years Insurance Defense/Personal Injury Litigation experience. This position requires strong verbal and written communication skills. Portable book of business is desired, but not required. Salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits. Please send resumes confidentially to Personnel Director, PO Box 3000, Orlando, FL 32802 or by email to email@example.com. Visit our website at www.zkslawfirm.com.
The Citrus County Value Adjustment Board is seeking qualified candidates for legal counsel to the Board. The legal counsel must be an attorney in private practice. The use of an attorney employed by government is prohibited. Counsel must have practiced law for over five years and meet the requirements of Section 194.015, Florida Statutes. Please submit your resume by to the Value Adjustment Board, 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450, or via email VAB@clerk.citrus.fl.us. Resumes must be received by July 10, 2013.
The Sixth Judicial Circuit is seeking applicants for two Trial Court Staff Attorney positions to assist Circuit Judges with legal research and writing. One position is in family and probate law in St. Petersburg. The other position is in criminal law at the Criminal Justice Center in Clearwater. Job descriptions, salary and benefit information and application available at: www.jud6.org. See website for more information. Submit Court Application, cover letter, resume, and writing sample no later than July 1, 2013, and specify which position(s) you are applying for.
Tax, Probate, Trusts, and Estates Attorney: 5+ year lawyer to handle tax, probate, trusts, and estates matters in prestigious AV rated Coral Gables law firm. Experience in employee benefits, business structures, and transactional matters is also helpful. Must be organized, with interpersonal skills and a good work ethic, and be able to efficiently evaluate issues, prepare complex planning documentation utilizing document assembly, word, and excel software. Other keys are communicating with, attracting, and maintaining clients. Excellent benefits and work environment. Compensation commensurate with experience and qualifications. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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