The Florida Bar
The Florida Bar News
January 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.
STAFF ATTORNEY, City of Port St. Lucie, $49,982.00 YR. Professional work assisting the City Attorney in providing legal services to the City. Assists the City Attorney in performing the responsibilities of general legal counsel for the City, including the rendering of legal advice and assistance to the City Council, City Manager, Department Heads, and the Police Department. Researches legal questions, prepares resolutions, issues briefs and legal documents, represents City and various civil law suits and rendering legal opinions. Minimum requirements JD Degree and (1) to (2) years active practice of law. Member in good standing of The Florida Bar. Knowledge of municipal, county, state, federal, common law and constitutional laws affecting the City government.
To apply visit our website at www.cityofpsl.com.
Law Offices of Dan Newlin & Partners in Orlando seeking entry level Attorney; competitive salary and benefits. Email resume to email@example.com ONLY.
Butler Pappas: AV-rated, civil litigation firm has an opening in its Miami office for a liability defense attorney with three to five 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.
Litigation Attorney: Southwest Florida, Prominent AV-rated Plaintiff Personal Injury Law Firm seeks Attorney with experience in litigation. Excellent opportunity. Send resume in confidence to Reply Box #634.
ATTORNEY: Growing Broward 11 attorney law firm seeks attorney with min. 2 - 5 years exp. to do personal injury. Bilingual a plus. Fax resume to 954-963-1758 or email PRosenberg@rrpalaw.com.
Civil Litigation Firm representing plaintiffs in construction defect litigation seeks attorney with at least four years of litigation experience for full or part time position. Please submit CV to Rlevin62@aol.com.
Construction Law Firm is seeking a litigation associate attorney with 1 - 3 years of experience for its Orlando office. Prior construction law experience preferred but not required. Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Walton Lantaff Schroeder & Carson, a Statewide AV-rated defense firm, seeks a casualty defense attorney with 5-7 years experience including first-party property coverage, for its Tampa Office. Excellent career opportunity. For consideration, please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to email@example.com.
McConnaughhay, Duffy, Coonrod, Pope & Weaver, P.A. seeks associate for our Tallahassee Civil Dept. 2+ years of insurance defense experience required. Must be FL licensed. Visit www.mcconnaughhay.com to obtain required application and submit with resume to HR Dept., fax 850-558-1605 or HR@mcconnaughhay.com.
Tampa AV-rated civil litigation firm seeking litigation attorney with 8-12 years’ experience in life and disability insurance & civil litigation. Competitive salary and benefits package. Please do not respond unless you meet the years’ experience requirement. Send resume to Hiring Partner, Ogden & Sullivan, PA., 113 S. Armenia Avenue, Tampa, FL 33609.
Boutique 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, bilingual preferred. Large firm salary proportionate to hours billed (1400 hrs. min). Great lifestyle/work balance. Please reply to News Box #632.
Business & Tax Attorney, Fort Myers: Henderson, Franklin is seeking attorneys with 5-10 years of experience in Business and Tax (LLM or CPA required). Associate or Partner level candidates may apply. Book of business is preferred but not required. Florida Bar admission is essential. Compensation commensurate with experience level. Excellent benefit package. Response via resume to Human Resources Manager, Joanne.Lashey@henlaw.com.
Associate Attorney. Feldman Morgado, PA, a rapidly growing, aggressive Labor and Employment and Class action law firm seeks experienced associate for Tampa office. Mostly plaintiff work. Must have 3 or more solid years of litigation experience, capable of handling trials. Send resume, cover letter to hiring partner. Compensation tied to production. Attorneys with portable business encouraged but not necessary. Mfeldman@ffmlawgroup.com.
Established AV-rated Firm with offices in West Palm and Port St. Lucie seeks a qualified attorney with 4-8 years experience in business/commercial litigation. Candidate must have a portable book of business and ability to develop additional work. Excellent opportunity to join a firm with professional management and highly qualified staff. Enjoy concentrating on law and practice development in a luxurious new office. Send resume and cover letter in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Practice For Sale
Owner of Well-established Pensacola area firm with busy civil practice developed over the past 25 years is turning 65 and ready to transition into semi-retirement. Over 850 original wills, plus related estate planning documents, are securely retained on premises. Owner is willing to mentor and assist in the transition in a reduced practicing and management capacity. Clientele, together with firm’s highly effective staff, may enable buyer to avoid the typical time and expense of developing a new practice. Buyer must be Florida Bar member or current membership candidate. For more information and confidential handling send contact data and FBA number to News Box #635.
LAW FIRM FOR SALE- Small Sarasota, Florida law firm for sale. Four attorneys and three staff. $280,000.00. Will train. 2011 gross sales - $1,003,000.00. If interested, contact email@example.com.