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Associate Attorney – Jacksonville

The Sichta Firm LLC is seeking postconviction and appellate associate • Florida license required  • Minimum 2 years experience  •  Excellent writing and communication skills  • Courtroom experience, preferably as assistant public defender or assistant state attorney • Strong work ethic and ability to work independently • Working knowledge of R. 3.850 and Rules of Appellate Procedure • Excellent legal research skills •  Annual starting salary $55,000 to $60,000  • 401K • Potential for bonuses • Send resume, two writing samples, and cover letter to [email protected]   •  Position open until May 31 or until filled.

Criminal Defense Attorney – Franklin County

Second Circuit Public Defender’s Office is seeking an experienced criminal defense attorney for the Franklin County office location.  Five (5) or more years’ experience in criminal law required, supervisory experience preferred. Please see our advertisement in People First. Email application, resume and writing sample to Jessica Yeary at [email protected].

In-House Counsel Litigation Attorney Supervisor

Join Tower Hill Insurance Group, LLC, one of Florida’s leading Property and Casualty insurance groups, as an in-house counsel Litigation Attorney Supervisor in the Tower Hill Insurance Group Corporate Legal Department. In this position, you will play an integral part in establishing Tower Hill’s new in-house counsel program. You will develop procedures and strategies for handling first party litigation; handle and manage Tower Hill first party litigation and supervise at least two litigation associates and a legal assistant/paralegal. At least five years of relevant litigation experience and Florida Bar membership are required. Litigation management experience, knowledge of property and casualty insurance coverage principles, and experience trying first party cases to verdict as first chair trial counsel a plus. Also required: excellent written, verbal, management, and negotiation skills; excellent credentials and PC literate. We offer a competitive package of benefits and salary. Tower Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  This position may be filled at a remote location during COVID; however, we anticipate the candidate ultimately reporting to our Gainesville or West Palm Beach offices.

Apply online at: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/565630.

Guardian ad Litem – Program Attorney

Guardian ad Litem is seeking program attorneys to fill vacancies throughout the state.

–              Florida Bar Admission and in Good Standing.

–              Highly Responsible Entry Level Work.

–              Provides Legal Representation on behalf of GAL for child’s best interest.

Statewide openings are posted on People First at www.jobs.myflorida.com.

To apply go to www.guardianadlitem.org  and click on CAREER OPPORTUNITIES.

Civil Litigation – Gainesville

Avera & Smith, LLP is looking for a Florida-licensed attorney with 5-10 years of civil litigation experience (medical malpractice experience a plus).  First-chair jury trial experience strongly preferred, as well as extensive experience conducting discovery and pre-trial matters.  Compensation based on experience and performance; benefits include health insurance and 401(k).  Send cover letter and resume with salary requirements to [email protected] .

Manatee County Attorney’s Office – Assistant County Attorney

The Manatee County Attorney’s Office seeks to fill a mid-level Assistant County Attorney position.  Applicants should possess between 5 and 10 years’ experience in litigation, transactional work, land use and/or general local government matters.  Applicants must demonstrate the ability to independently handle a broad range of responsibilities and complex legal issues.  Qualified applicants must be members in good standing of The Florida Bar.  Board certification is not required but is considered a plus.  Salary is expected to range between $80,000 and $100,000 depending on experience and qualifications.  Manatee County offers substantial employee benefits.  The Manatee County Attorney’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to:  [email protected]  no later than May 31, 2021. Writing samples will be requested from finalists.

Appellate Attorney -Tampa

Established Tampa, Florida criminal defense law firm seeks appellate attorney. Must be organized, proactive, self-motivated and a member of The Florida Bar. Please send a writing sample and resume to [email protected] 

Insurance Defense Litigation Associate

Bressler, Amery & Ross, a dynamic and growing national law firm, seeks a Litigation Associate to join our Insurance Defense practice in our Ft. Lauderdale or Miami office.  Requirements include:

  • Juris Doctor and in good standing with The Florida Bar
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant law firm experience with a successful track record in litigating first-party property damage insurance claims
  • Experience with general commercial litigation is desirable
  • Conduct legal research, pleadings, motions, discovery, depositions and examinations under oath
  • Effectively render opinions on liability, damages, and the value of a case
  • Imperative to consistently meet deadlines
  • Able to identify problems and promptly provide solutions
  • Travel as required for trials, hearings, depositions, and re-inspections
  • Motivated self-starter who is able to work independently and as part of a team

To apply for this position send resume and cover letter via email:  [email protected]  or apply online at https://bressler.typeform.com/to/LWb0xnWP

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran

Assistant Blueprint Attorney

MAJOR FUNCTION

This is a professional position providing legal services to the Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency. The assistant attorney works under the direction of the Blueprint Attorney in the performance of legal services for Blueprint staff. The position may represent Blueprint in federal and state courts.

MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:

Graduation from an accredited college of law with three (3) years of professional paid legal experience, with some experience in local or state government law or an area of law relating to or involving government law issues.

Application must be submitted by May 21, 2021

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Membership in The Florida Bar at the time of application to practice as a licensed attorney in the State of Florida.

Must possess a valid Class E State driver’s license.

SALARY

The salary range for the position is $31.36 to $72.02 /hourly. Hiring rate generally will not exceed $52.736000/hour

HOW TO APPLY

A completed employment application is required. Applicants must apply via the online system at http://www.talgov.com/employment/employment.aspx

TDD #711

The City of Tallahassee is an equal opportunity employer

St. Petersburg – Associate Attorney

A small, boutique law firm located in St. Petersburg, Florida is looking for a motivated and assertive Associate Attorney with a strong work ethic to assist and grow with our firm.  Our firm provides litigation and transactional services in real estate and business law.  Interest or experience in one or more of these areas is a plus. Candidate must have Florida Bar license in good standing. We are looking for someone who wants to work as part of a strong team, is willing to make a commitment, and is looking for a long-term place to build a rewarding career.

Please send resumes and questions to [email protected].

This is a great opportunity for a rewarding career and professional growth in a wonderful community!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.