The Florida Bar
The Florida Bar News
October 1, 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.
Partnership Potential. Broward County AV-rated plaintiff’s personal injury firm seeks trial attorney with 10+ years experience in P/I litigation. Must have significant first chair trial experience. Great earnings opportunity and benefits. All inquiries kept strictly confidential. Please send resume to News Box #653.
Labor & Employment Associate - Tampa plaintiff labor and employment practice seeking associate with min. 2-5 years experience as civil litigation attorney, preferably employment and labor law. Please submit cover letter, resume, and writing sample to News Box #657.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection Office of General Counsel in Tallahassee is seeking an experienced litigator to represent the Department in federal, state, and administrative proceedings and act as the Assistant Deputy General Counsel in the Defense Section, which represents the Department’s regulatory programs and six Districts in: (1) legal matters involving permitting decisions; (2) challenges to existing and proposed Department rules; (3) state and federal lawsuits filed against the Department; (4) matters involving the Board of Trustees; and (5) various other matters. The successful candidate will have significant responsibility as lead counsel in a range of environmental cases. Managerial responsibilities may include supervising support staff and junior attorneys as well as assuming the functions of the Deputy General Counsel in the Deputy’s absence. Strong ethics and ability to handle high volume case load in a fast paced environment are required. Salary is negotiable, depending on experience; minimum annual salary beginning at $75,000. Job Qualifications: • Member of the Florida Bar • Minimum of 7 years’ litigation experience, preferably acting as lead counsel at trial or final hearing, appellate experience is a plus • Significant experience in the field of environmental law, including knowledge of state and federal environmental statutes • Demonstrated working knowledge of the rules of procedure and evidence in federal, state and administrative proceedings • Proven high level of communication skills and a dedication to client service • Demonstrated confidence and comfort working under pressure and with deadlines • Proven superior organizational skills and ability to lead a complex litigation team • Travel, although not frequent, will be required. Please submit your resume to Frederick L. Aschauer, Jr., Deputy General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, 3900 Commonwealth Blvd., MS 35, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3000 by October 15, 2013.
Nationally Recognized automobile franchise law firm, located in Tallahassee, with a nationwide practice representing automobile dealers seeks transactional associate. 2-3 years experience. Competitive salary and benefits package. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boca Raton insurance defense firm seeks junior level associate with 2-3 years insurance defense experience in general and professional liability and property damage claims. Competitive pay/benefits. Forward cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Looking for Contract Attorney to handle traffic ticket cases in Miami Dade traffic court. Will negotiate reasonable compensation. Good supplemental income for former prosecutor or public defender. Please reply to News Box #648.
Family Law Firm - A well established Fort Myers law firm is looking for a motivated attorney with 3 - 5 years of family law experience. Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 239.936.2542.
Saalfield Shad Law Firm, a Jacksonville defense firm, is seeking to hire an attorney with three to ten years’ experience in medical negligence defending hospitals, healthcare facilities, and physician/allied healthcare providers. Submit resume in confidence to: email@example.com.
AV-rated Gainesville Insurance Defense firm is seeking an attorney with 2-4 years’ experience. Candidate must have experience with an insurance defense law firm or insurance house counsel program and also must have trial experience. Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Steinmauer Family LLC is a startup real estate investment fund located in Miami. We are seeking an experienced and skilled litigator with knowledge of law relating to real estate, condominium associations, landlord tenant disputes, and collections. Excellent research and writing skills required. Please send resumes to email@example.com.
First American Title is seeking a National Underwriting Counsel in Orlando, FL. The position requires successful underwriting of complex commercial transactions. A minimum of 5 years’ experience in handling sophisticated commercial transactions and law degree are required. To apply, please visit our website at www.firstam.com/careers and search Req. #24898BR. EOE.
Pavese Law Firm seeks an attorney for its Fort Myers office with zero to three 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pavese Law Firm seeks an attorney for its Fort Myers office with two to five years of experience to practice primarily in the field of Business and Tax Law. Candidate must have strong academic credentials and a commitment for long term growth. An LLM in tax is desirable. Please email cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
The Sixth Judicial Circuit is seeking applicants for a Staff Attorney to work in the Pinellas County Justice Center in Clearwater. This attorney will primarily assist felony judges with legal research and writing in criminal cases, including postconviction motions. Salary and benefit information and application available at www.jud6.org. Submit Court Application, cover letter, résumé, and writing sample no later than October 18, 2013.
Associate Attorney Wanted - (Civil Commercial Litigation): Busy Downtown Miami law firm seeking an associate for construction, business and banking litigation. Associate will attend hearings, conferences/meetings, prepare motions/pleadings and draft briefs, etc. Must be admitted to The Florida Bar with a minimum of 3 years of business, construction, and commercial litigation experience. Excellent writing and research skills are mandatory. Please email resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
Litigation Associate - Expanding boutique law firm in Boca Raton handling commercial and civil litigation, corporate law, and bankruptcy law, seeks aggressive attorney with 3-5+ years of litigation experience. Must have experience in the area of civil/commercial litigation, and be able to draft pleadings, discovery, and motions; have courtroom experience; have exceptional legal research and writing skills; and be computer proficient. Trial experience is preferred. Excellent opportunity and competitive pay/benefits available. firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Positions Available - Other
Firm Administrator - Edwards & Ragatz (PI firm) is seeking firm administrator with management experience and strong organizational, human resources, marketing, and financial skills. Duties include overall responsibility for day-to-day management of non-legal staff and firm’s finances. The independent, energetic person will have a college degree and ideally at least 5 years of experience. Send resume and salary history and requirements to LegalHResume@gmail.com.
Real Estate/Space Sharing
Downtown Kissimmee Office - Use of conference room, reception area, break area, and most utilities included. Some referrals possible. 1st floor with storefront signage area, near Osceola County Courthouse. This is a VERY affordable option for a new Attorney or established Attorney with a home office who’s ready for the next step. 407-518-7160.