The Florida Bar
The Florida Bar News
December 15, 2013
Positions Available - Attorneys
THE FLORIDA BAR, ORLANDO BRANCH, Attorney - The Florida Bar’s Orlando Branch is seeking a trial attorney. The Attorney acts as counsel at investigative, trial, and appellate levels of processing grievances against attorneys. The qualified candidate must possess a JD and be a member in good standing of The Florida Bar with a minimum of one (1) year of legal experience as an attorney; preferably in effective case management, trials, pre-trial matters, and development of trial strategy. Preference will be given to applicants that possess excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to resolve trial and appellate level cases. Intrastate travel is required. Service oriented attitude is essential. Salary starts at $49,994. Expected to hire at or near the minimum. Send resume and writing sample to Human Resources, The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300 or via email to: email@example.com in .doc or .pdf. Position is open until filled. Please notify Human Resources, in advance, if you need reasonable accommodations to participate in the employment process. EOE.
THE FLORIDA BAR, FT. LAUDERDALE BRANCH, Sr. Attorney - The Florida Bar’s Ft. Lauderdale Branch is seeking an experienced trial attorney. The Sr. Attorney acts as counsel at investigative, trial, and appellate levels of processing grievances against attorneys. The qualified candidate must possess a JD and be a member in good standing of The Florida Bar with at least three (3) years of legal experience as an attorney in effective case management, trials, pre-trial matters, and development of trial strategy. Possession of excellent written and oral communication skills and ability to resolve trial and appellate level cases required for this position. Interstate travel is required. Service oriented attitude is essential. Salary starts at $69,343. Send resume and writing sample to Human Resources, The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300 or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org in .doc or .pdf. Position is open until filled. Please notify Human Resources, in advance, if you need reasonable accommodations to participate in the employment process. EOE.
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.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY seeks ENTRY-LEVEL ASSISTANT COUNTY ATTORNEY to handle foreclosure claims and provide assistance to lead litigation attorney. Must be admitted to practice law in Florida and be an active member in good standing of The Florida Bar. Must have knowledge of Florida judicial procedures and the rules of evidence, and state and federal laws applicable to county government. Competitive salary with extensive benefits package offered. Complete and submit application online at: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/charlottecountyfl/default.cfm.
Workers' Compensation Attorneys with one to ten years experience and Paralegals sought for growing workers' compensation consulting firm in Lake Mary. Work Comp Strategic Solutions was co-founded by a former defense attorney. We are seeking additional attorneys and paralegals to manage workers' compensation claims and litigation countrywide for multiple clients. Managing claims includes investigating compensability, ensuring compliance with return to work programs and managing medical benefits. Managing litigation involves supervising panel defense counsel. This position does not involve litigation. Candidate must have strong computer skills as WCSS is a paperless environment. Salary commensurate with law firm rates. Email resume to email@example.com.
Medium Sized, state wide family law firm is looking to expand our practice in Boca Raton. Preferred applicants will be 4-6 years out of law school, no family law experiences needed. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.kleighlaw.com.
AV-Rated Law Firm in West Palm Beach seeks a securities attorney with 1 to 3 years experience with SEC filings required for expanding three lawyer SEC department. The applicant should be highly motivated. Competitive compensation and benefits package. Please send resume to email@example.com.
Foley & Mansfield is a national law firm with more than 130 attorneys. We are seeking an attorney with 2-4 years experience in insurance defense with an emphasis on medical malpractice required along with outstanding academic credentials to join our litigation practice. Please apply online: www.foleymansfield.com. No agencies.
Key West - Assistant State Attorney position available immediately in the misdemeanor division in Key West, Florida. Equal Opportunity Employer. State of Florida benefits. Drug free workplace. $48,000 per year. Send resume to Manuel Madruga, Chief Assistant, 530 Whitehead Street, Suite 301, Key West, FL 33040 or email SReams@KeysSAO.org.
Steinmauer Realty is a startup real estate investment fund located in Miami. We are seeking an experienced litigator, five years or more, with knowledge of law relating to real estate, condominium associations, landlord tenant disputes, collections and title work. Excellent research and writing skills required. Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AV-rated West Palm Beach Law Firm looking for an associate attorney with 3-5 years of corporate transactional experience. Candidates must have solid experience in preparing corporate documents such as Employment Agreements, Partnership Agreements, Shareholder Agreements, and Operating Agreements. Strong drafting and research skills required. Competitive compensation and benefits package. Send resumes to: email@example.com.
STAFF ATTORNEY - Three Rivers Legal Services Lake City office serving the 3rd Judicial Circuit. Must be bar licensed and in good standing. Salary DOE; excellent benefits; EOE. Please send resume and writing sample to Managing Attorney, Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc., 334 NW Lake City Avenue, Florida 32055 or Email to job at trls.org.
NAPLES- PARTNER LEVEL ATTORNEY- Established firm specializing in commercial litigation and estate planning seeks a motivated and entrepreneurial attorney to help us grow to the next level. Four to ten years of experience and portable book of business desired. Compensation and ownership package will be very attractive. Send resume and cover letter in confidence to News Box #670.
Downtown Orlando Law Firm seeking 5+ years experienced PIP and/or BI Insurance Defense Attorney with Trial Experience. Candidate must be an excellent writer. Great benefits, competitive base salary based on experience/abilities, and a 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
JACKSONVILLE: Labor union seeking in-house counsel. Duties include managing all legal programs. Candidates must possess JD from an ABA-accredited law school; active Florida license; Minimum 3 years engaged in the practice of law. Client contact and writing skills needed. Knowledge of labor law helpful. Send resume and references to Pam Cooper, 213 South Adams Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32301 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline: January 2, 1014.
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 401(k) benefits provided. All inquiries will be treated with the utmost discretion and held in strict confidence. Email resume to: email@example.com.
Busy Miami international law practice is seeking an experienced corporate transactional attorney with 5 years minimum experience. Candidate must be organized, detail-oriented, and meet deadlines. Very strong drafting skills required. Real estate transactional experience desired. Book of business a plus. Must be a member in good standing of The Florida Bar and must be bilingual, English and Spanish. Portuguese is a plus. Please send resume with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation Attorney for the West Coast. Medium size AV-rated firm active in several practice areas seeking a lawyer with 3-5 years of experience to handle primarily Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation matters in Pasco, Hernando, Citrus and North Hillsborough counties. Prefer applicants who live in either Pasco or Hernando and have family and historical ties to the area. Compensation commensurate with experience. If interested please submit your resume to the Managing Partner at News Box #658.
PUBLIC SAFETY LEGAL ADVISOR, CITY OF HOLLYWOOD, FL - The Legal Advisor must be a member of The Florida Bar. The preferred candidate will have criminal and civil litigation experience in the court room and excellent verbal and presentation skills. It is also preferred the candidate have municipal or governmental law experience. Excellent salary & benefit package. Send resume and salary history by December 27, 2013 to: email@example.com. City of Hollywood, 2600 Hollywood Blvd., Rm. 206, Hollywood, FL 33020. EOE M/F/D/V.
Seeking Attorney with minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in transactional law. A track record with corporate and real estate law a must. Located in Palm Beach County, the firm is an eight attorney, AV-rated law firm providing legal services for select high net worth individuals. In addition to the requisite legal experience, the ideal candidate would be comfortable in a client centered, dynamic environment surrounded by innovative self motivated colleagues. This opportunity offers the entrepreneurial candidate a comfortable work environment, competitive compensation and excellent benefits, including profit sharing and 401(k). Send resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Commission on Ethics Staff Counsel - Position Description: Please visit www.pbcgov.jobs for details. Qualifications: J.D. Degree from an accredited law school; minimum of 3 years exp, preferably in the public sector. Litigation experience, demonstrated research abilities, written/oral communication skills, and professional social media involvement preferred. Requirement: Admission to The Florida Bar. Apply online at www.pbcgov.jobs. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran’s Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406, Info 561-616-6888, Fax 561-616-6893 (No email applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number. EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP).
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Positions Available - Other
Eighth Judicial Circuit - Trial Court Law Clerk, Salary: $3,616/monthly, Visit website for requirements www.circuit8.org/employment.
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Established 22 year general solo practice in N.W. Fla. for sale. Turnkey office includes 100+ clients, files, equipment, supplies with 3 private conference rooms, free parking, law library, shared office space with other attorneys. Landlord flexible. Attorney planning to retire, but willing to remain during transition if needed. Reply in confidence to News Box#669.
Southwest Florida Law Firm for Sale: Specializing in business closings, RE closings, corporate and commercial agreements, and civil litigation. Established over 30 years. Highly respected. Asking price $749,000. Nets $350,000+. Financing available, w/without real estate. Confidentiality agreement and buyer profile required. Contact Corporate Investment Business Brokers, 239-936-1718 or email@example.com.
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