The Florida Bar
The Florida Bar News
February 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.
ASSISTANT LEE COUNTY ATTORNEY- LEE COUNTY, FLORIDA: The Lee County Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for an Assistant County Attorney in its Trial Section to assist in litigation in the areas of personal injury, eminent domain, and environmental law. Minimum requirements: Member of The Florida Bar in good standing and at least seven years experience in civil litigation preferred. Government experience a plus. Salary will be commensurate with experience based upon a range of $75,000 - $85,000 per year. Applications will be accepted until February 15, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. If interested, please visit the Lee County website at www.lee-county.com and complete an application on-line.
INSURANCE DEFENSE FIRM SEEKS ASSOCIATES: AV-rated downtown Pensacola insurance defense firm with statewide practice seeks associate attorneys with 2-4 years experience handling insurance defense matters. Broad range of practice with opportunity to expand your knowledge. Excellent salary and benefits. Reply in confidence to PO Box 1070, Pensacola, FL 32591-1070 or fax 850-432-1444 or email email@example.com.
LUKS, SANTANIELLO, PETRILLO & JONES- Statewide Insurance Litigation firm seeks an Insurance Defense Attorney for our Boca Raton Office. Must have 5+ years exp. in Construction and Commercial Litigation. For more info visit LS-LAW.COM. Resumes to VRA@LS-LAW.COM or fax 954-761-9940.
TAMPA – Associate - Prestigious downtown “AV”-rated defense litigation firm seeks 3-5 year associate with health care and products liability experience. Must be a member of The Florida Bar. Strong research/writing skills and litigation experience required. Great firm, good benefits. Salary commensurate with skills and experience. Please forward resume and writing sample to News Box #636.
INSURANCE DEFENSE ASSOCIATE AND LEGAL ASSISTANT- Associate and legal assistant needed for insurance defense firm in East Pompano Beach. We work with the best and the brightest in the field. If you want to work in an environment where your work matters, and is rewarded, this is the firm for you. We prefer a candidate with 3-5 years experience in BI, PIP, PI, and/or Property defense. Please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistant School Board Attorney, Pinellas County School District. Minimum Qualifications: Licensed to practice law in Florida and admitted or eligible to become a member of our federal district and circuit courts; and at least three years practical experience. Preferred Qualifications: Experience in and knowledge of public school law; and at least three years experience as an attorney for a public school district or other public agency. Salary range: $75,000 - $95,000. Recommended for hire by and reports to School Board Attorney. Prior applicants will be reconsidered without need to reapply. Send resume and cover letter to email@example.com before February 16, 2013.
FDOT – Senior Attorney in Lake City Office, Position Number: 55010878, Recruitment Salary Range: $60,000 - $75,000, Advertisement Deadline: February 15, 2013. The FDOT is seeking applicants for the position of Senior Attorney in our Lake City office. This position is responsible for providing legal counsel and representation of the Department in all phases of the acquisition of right-of-way for transportation facilities, eminent domain proceedings, and in defense of the Department in claims of inverse condemnation. Preference will be given to applicants with 5 years of experience. Additional information regarding this position is available on the PeopleFirst website http://peoplefirst.myflorida.com/. A criminal background check will be conducted on the successful applicant. State of Florida on-line applications are preferred and should be submitted through the website above. If you need assistance, call 1-877-562-7287 (TTY applicants call 1-866-221-0268). Current State of Florida applications may be faxed to PeopleFirst @ 1-904-636-2627. The FDOT is an EEO/AA/DFWP Employer.
Litigation Attorney- Fort Myers insurance defense firm seeks an attorney with 0-2 years of liability experience. Competitive salary and benefits. Email resume: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Litigation Attorney- Statewide insurance defense firm in Tallahassee seeks an attorney with 3-5 years of liability experience. Competitive salary and benefits. Email resume: email@example.com.
Litigation Attorney- Statewide insurance defense firm in Tampa seeks an attorney with 7+ years of liability experience. Competitive salary and benefits. Email resume: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Liability Attorney- Statewide insurance defense firm in Jacksonville seeks a liability attorney with minimum of 3-5 years insurance defense experience. Great opportunity. Email resume: email@example.com.
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.
Litigation Attorney: Statewide insurance defense litigation firm in St. Petersburg seeks an attorney with 3-5 years experience. First party insurance background preferred but not required. Competitive salary and benefits. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
Foreclosure Litigation Attorney; 2-5 years experience Creditor Rights/Litigation, Full Time position available in our Tampa Office; Florida Bar license required; Competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package; Fax resume & salary requirements to (813) 880-8800 or email 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.
Entry Level associate attorney position for personal injury litigation firm. One-two years experience preferred. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. Please send resume and cover letter to Attorney Steven A. Bagen and Associates, P.A., P.O. Box 5757, Gainesville, FL 32627 OR fax to (352)379-9007 OR email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family Law Associate - Christian Family Law firm in Downtown Delray Beach is seeking an Associate practicing at least 4 years with 2+ years of strong litigation experience. Must be a self-starter and able to handle their own caseload. Please email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to email@example.com.
Downtown Plaintiff Firm seeks associate attorney with experience in Workers’ Compensation, Personal Injury, and Social Security claims. The ideal candidate will be bilingual and have knowledge of the litigation process from start to finish. To be considered for this position please email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Well Established, Tallahassee firm seeks licensed attorney with 0-3 years of litigation/trial experience to join its insurance defense litigation practice. Candidates must be motivated with strong academic credentials, and excellent writing and communication skills. Please email a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to email@example.com. All inquiries will be kept confidential.
EXPERIENCED LITIGATION ATTORNEY sought by AV-rated Mount Dora law firm. Applicant must be motivated and able to work independently. Existing portable clientele a plus. Associate or Partner level candidates may apply. Please send resume in confidence to either Potter Clement Lowry, 308 E. 5th Avenue, Mount Dora, FL 32757, or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Downtown Orlando Law Firm seeking 5+ years experienced BI Defense Attorney with Trial Experience. Candidate must be an excellent writer. Great benefits, competitive base salary based on experience/abilities and performance bonus structure. If you meet the criteria and are interested in joining a dynamic team, send your resume, cover letter and writing sample to email@example.com.
Tort and Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney, Fort Myers: Henderson, Franklin is seeking attorneys with 5-10 years of experience in Tort and Insurance Defense Litigation. Associate or Partner level candidates may apply. Book of business 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.
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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Positions Available - Other
Foreclosure and Litigation Paralegals – Aldridge Connors, LLP: Aldridge Connors, LLP., the fastest growing law firm in Florida, is seeking experienced paralegals in the Foreclosure and Litigation Departments. Prior experience with client systems in the default industry is necessary. Strong oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, overall positive attitude and the ability to adapt to a fast-paced ever-changing environment are requirements for these positions. Please go to the Aldridge Connors’ website at www.aclawllp.com to view our career opportunities and apply online and then send an email to email@example.com with “Florida Bar” in the subject line and a cover letter attached.
Tampa Florida law firm seeks a Law Firm Administrator. Must be experienced in managing highly talented staff, able to collaborate with shareholders, demonstrate strong interpersonal and organizational skills and sustain a high level of performance in financial, human resources, insurance, facilities management and technology areas. Qualified candidates must be a college graduate, detailed oriented, have a minimum of five years experience in a law firm and committed to the highest ethical standards. Compensation contingent upon experience. Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legal Assistant/Paralegal - Christian family law firm in Delray Beach is seeking a legal assistant/paralegal. Must be professional, organized, and be able to multitask. Responsibilities include preparing cases for hearing/trial, managing cases/clients, drafting pleadings and analysis of financial discovery. Litigation experience required. Please email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to email@example.com.
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.
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