The Florida Bar
The Florida Bar News
January 15, 2014
Positions Available - Attorneys
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.
AV-rated boutique Commercial Litigation law firm seeks Associate with 3-5 yrs. experience in the courtroom, depositions, in drafting pleadings and research. Experience in construction, condo law, commercial landlord/tenant, collections and commercial foreclosures is a plus. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred. Benefits commensurate with experience. Email resume to email@example.com.
New York law firm with offices at CityPlace Office Tower in West Palm Beach desires to expand its Florida office with additional partners. Individual attorneys or small firms with significant portable business are encouraged to contact Allan Samuels at firstname.lastname@example.org.
STUART - $150,000 first year - Trial lawyer with 5 years trial experience including work in med mal cases. Must have excellent legal writing skills and sample court filings to prove it, experience in front of judges and juries, top academics and superior verbal skills. This position is a unique opportunity for a Florida attorney looking to work hard for a long-term ownership interest in one of the oldest and revered trial firms in Florida, primarily representing Plaintiffs and high-profile clients; for a lawyer who wants to play in the game, rather than watching from the sidelines. Firm has offices in Jacksonville and Stuart. Email resume and cover only to: email@example.com.
Associate needed for small (AV-rated) real estate and probate law office. Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Children’s Legal Services (CLS) is a statewide law firm within the Department of Children and Families focused on advocating on behalf of children in the foster care system. With over 250 attorneys statewide our vision is for CLS to lead the nation in advocacy for the care, safety and protection of children and to be respected for our competence, dedication and professional expertise. We are seeking to fill the position of CLS Regional Director for the Southeast Region (Broward, Palm Beach and Ft. Pierce). The selected candidate, as part of the executive leadership team driving statewide strategy, reports to the Children’s Legal Services Statewide Director. The applicant must have excellent academic credentials and litigation experience. Management experience is essential. Compensation is $95,000 per year, and includes excellent benefits package including medical and dental insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, and retirement plan, EEO/AA employer. If you are interested in gaining valuable legal management experience and in serving vulnerable children and families in our community, please send your resume and cover letter to: Grainne O’Sullivan, Department of Children and Families, 401 NW 2nd Avenue, Suite N-1007, Miami, 33128; or email Grainne_OSullivan@dcf.state.fl.us.
ATTORNEY POSITION - Office Practice Only for a busy Personal Injury Law Firm. NON-SMOKING OFFICE. Email Info@Qlaw.com, Call1-800-332-1992, Fax 941-748-1863.
Ft. Lauderdale AV-rated solo practitioner seeks associate attorney with approximately two (2) years of litigation experience. Salary negotiable. Please email resume to email@example.com.
WANTED: Attorney with 1-5 years of experience for busy family law practice in Jacksonville. Salary commensurate. Benefits including retirement. Send resume, salary requirements, and personal references to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
Tallahassee Law Firm seeks Labor & Employment Attorney with 3+ years experience. Experience in labor & employment law and other civil litigation experience highly preferred. Law firm offers competitive compensation and benefits in a fast paced, growth oriented, collegial environment. Submit resume and writing sample via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LITIGATOR. Aggressive civil trial litigator needed with a minimum of 5 years’ experience. Salary and bonus plan commensurate with experience. Health insurance and other benefits included. Email or fax resume to Connie Hoff at Barnes Walker, Goethe, & Hoonhout, Chartered, 3119 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, 34205. Email: CHoff@BarnesWalker.com. Fax: 941-708-3225.
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 email@example.com.
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Positions Available - Other
Boutique “AV-rated” litigation firm seeks legal assistant for two litigation attorneys. Great communication, organization, computer and legal software skills required. Job also involves problem solving, interaction with clients and other attorneys, scheduling, docketing and deposition, and trial preparation. Bilingual preferred. Competitive salary and Excellent Benefits package. Email Resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEGAL SECRETARY: Salary: $36,794 - $40,474 Annually. Requirements: Experienced legal secretary with minimum three (3) years of litigation experience. Must be able to handle multiple tasks and have excellent organizational and communication skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office. Send/Fax your resume or apply in person Monday through Friday 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. to: Human Resources Department, 2nd Floor, 17011 N.E. 19th Avenue, North Miami Beach, 33162, Fax (305)787-6034. Position open until filled. Only applicants being considered will be contacted. EOE/AA/SMOKE-DRUG FREE WORKPLACE.
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.
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Request for Proposal
Citizens Property Insurance Corporation, Request for Proposal, Corporate Legal Services (RFP #14-0007): Citizens Property Insurance Corporation is requesting proposals from multiple firms to provide a broad range of Corporate Legal Services, including: data privacy, ethics, intellectual property, reinsurance, securities, and other litigation services to supplement the existing panels of corporate legal attorney services. Specific areas of specialization are detailed in the solicitation documents. Legal services for claims defense issues are not included in this solicitation. RFP #14-0007 is posted and available for electronic retrieval on Citizens’ website at www.citizensfla.com/about/purchasing-solicitations.cfm. Questions regarding this solicitation can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or addressed to Kenny Williams 850-521-8310.
The City of Coconut Creek invites interested law firms and/or attorneys to submit written proposals to provide City Attorney Services to the City of Coconut Creek. L.O.I. Name: City Attorney Services; L.O.I. No.: 01-29-14-11; Due Date/Time: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. EST. Proposer must be registered on the City’s eBid System in order to respond to the L.O.I. A complete L.O.I. Document may be downloaded for free from the eBid System as a PDF at: www.coconutcreek.net/purchasing. Any inquiries concerning the L.O.I. should be addressed to Linda Jeethan, Purchasing Manager at 954-973-6730. The City is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any documentation the Proposer receives from any source other than the City of Coconut Creek’s Purchasing Division. Proposer is solely responsible for downloading all required documents. Sealed proposals shall be submitted electronically through the City’s eBid System on or before the due date/time stated above. Responses will be electronically unsealed in a public forum and read aloud.