The Florida Bar
The Florida Bar News
February 1, 2014
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 is seeking ATTORNEYS for its Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Ft. Myers, West Palm Beach, and Pensacola offices. Recruiting attorneys for Litigation, Default and Corporate Law Departments. For Miami Office: Attorneys who are admitted in Puerto Rico territorial/state court. For Litigation Department: 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 Default Law Department: Contested and Uncontested - Attorneys with previous experience in a Default Law Firm. Portable book of business a plus. For Corporate Law Department: 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.
Personal Injury, Case Manager or Adjuster (Kissimmee) - Established PI firm in Kissimmee is seeking PI Case Manager or licensed BI Adjuster to manage pre-suit PI files, including intake new clients, investigate, evaluate and negotiate auto and premises claims. Qualified candidates should have 3-5 years experience adjusting BI/PD/PIP auto and premises claims. Excellent communication skills, organizational skills and negotiation skills. Position requires proactive interaction with clients, medical providers, and insurance companies. Compensation: negotiable depending on experience. Bilingual is a plus. Please fax resume to 407-846-3172 or email to email@example.com.
Office of State Attorney, 14th Judicial Circuit is seeking an entry level criminal prosecutor in the misdemeanor division. Please send State of Florida application or resume and cover letter to: Peggy Peacock, Executive Director, Office of State Attorney, P.O. Box 1040, Panama City, 32402 or Peggy.Peacock@sa14.fl.gov.
Lake County AV-Rated civil litigation firm seeking an associate with a minimum of 3 years experience to handle general civil litigation with an emphasis on family law. Highly competitive salary with the opportunity for advancement. Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 352-742-1425.
AV-rated Clark, Fountain, LaVista, Prather, Keen & Littky-Rubin, Personal Injury law firm in West Palm Beach accepting applications for a litigation Attorney with 3+ years of FLORIDA MEDICAL MALPRACTICE experience. This is the right position for a self-motivated attorney. Firm offers outstanding compensation package. Inquiries contact: email@example.com.
Ft. Walton Beach Law Firm seeks Attorney with at least five years experience who would like to work in a small law firm (3 to 5 attorneys) practicing Real Estate litigation and business transactions. Excellent opportunity to join a growing dynamic firm in the most beautiful place on earth. Benefits available. Please fax resume and salary requirements to 850-243-1680.
West Palm Beach law firm seeking an associate with 1-4 years of commercial litigation experience. Candidate must have excellent academic credentials and a strong work ethic. If you meet the criteria and are interested in joining a dynamic team in a growing firm, send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Litigation Attorney: Statewide insurance defense litigation firm in St. Petersburg seeks an attorney with 3 - 5 years of civil litigation experience. First party insurance background preferred but not required. Competitive salary and benefits. Contact email@example.com.
Associate Attorney with 1-3 years experience primarily in Family and Criminal Law. Looking for a self-starter, multi-tasker, and able to work independently with a polished appearance and demeanor. Competitive salary that will be commensurate with experience. Very attractive West Palm Beach location. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Criminal Law Attorney - Veteran needed for Criminal Attorney Position – North Florida area. Prior military experience preferred. Seeking self motivated, knowledgeable attorney with 2+ years mm and felony experience to provide aggressive representation and personal service to clients. Salary Commensurate w/exp. Fax resume in confidence to 904-854-9774 or email email@example.com.
Rissman, Barrett, Hurt, Donahue & McLain, P.A. seeks an attorney with experience to work in its liability section. Qualifications must include experience in civil trial law with a concentration in areas of medical malpractice, product liability, automobile negligence, and premises liability. Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration. All responses to be treated with confidentiality.
Ft. Lauderdale law firm seeking motivated attorney with 1-5 years of experience to join a unique, litigation-intensive insurance defense firm that focuses on fraud. Experience as a state prosecutor or a public defender will be considered. Candidates must possess excellent organizational, writing, and oral skills as well as a strong work ethic. All interested candidates should send their resume along with a writing sample to email@example.com.
The National Law Firm of Quarles & Brady LLP is seeking a junior level associate for their prestigious Trusts & Estates department in Naples. Successful candidates must have an LL.M. in Taxation and a strong law school and undergraduate record as well as at least one year of experience practicing in all areas of Trusts & Estates including Estate Planning and Trust Administration. Additionally, candidate must have strong communication and organizational skills. Please send your resume and law school transcript to Michelle Koliopoulos at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Excellent Opportunities for lateral candidates interested in joining a growing civil trial defense firm that offers a high degree of client service. Seeking progressive candidates who want to be a part of a firm with a vision for the future. Must be very computer literate. Background in aviation, engineering or medical fields a plus. Excellent writing skills and academic credentials required. Must be detail-oriented and work independently in a team environment. Salary commensurate with experience. Send resume and writing sample to Office@Hassell-Legal.com or fax to 386-258-7406.
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Positions Available - Other
International Law Firm looking for an experienced bilingual Real Estate Paralegal (Spanish and English, Portuguese a plus) with extensive knowledge in both real estate and commercial transactions. Candidate must be proficient in the preparation of files for closing (i.e. lien searches, estoppels, review of surveys, environmental and appraisal reports, preparation and review of title commitments, performing title and ATIDS searches, clearing title exceptions, reviewing surveys, obtaining and analyzing lien searches and litigation/judgment searches, preparation of title insurance policies and endorsements and both RESPA and non-RESPA settlement statements, preparation of sellers documentation, loan documentation, etc.), and working with bank on preparation and review of all loan documents. Additionally, candidate must have knowledge in performing all closing and post-closing obligations, issuing title policies and preparation of closing Binders. Candidate must be able to manage and meet deadlines, must be detail oriented and have strong follow-up and organizational skills. Candidate must be able to work with minimal supervision and have outstanding communication skills. Candidate must also have the ability to work with diverse customers, personnel and maintain a high-level of customer service and be self-motivated. The candidate must be proficient with Displaysoft, ATIDS, Outlook, MS Word, Excel, and PC Law. Working hours are from 9:00 – 6:00 with an hour lunch. Please send resume with a cover letter to email@example.com.
Practice For Sale
CIVIL PRACTICE ON NORTHWEST FLORIDA’S EMERALD COAST: Solo-practitioner in thriving firm with large existing client base and referral network developed locally over past 26 years is ready to begin transition into retirement. Firm’s existing clientele and prime location in affluent coastal area of Santa Rosa County provides a unique alternative to developing a new practice. Over 585 original client wills, plus related estate planning documents, currently retained on site. Seller willing to Co-Counsel with and/or mentor Buyer during the transition and will also consider some owner financing.
For more details please send bio and contact info to News Box #667.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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