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Palm Beach County – Assistant County Attorney

The Palm Beach County Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for the position of an Assistant County Attorney.  Membership in The Florida Bar is required.  Excellent academic record and effective oral and written communication skills are essential.  A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in Eminent Domain litigation is preferred, but exceptional candidates with less experience may be considered.  Must have ability to represent the County in various areas of civil litigation.  Experience in state or local government law is preferred.  Must have diligent work ethic, strong interpersonal skills and be a team player.  Great benefits, competitive salary based on experience.  Send resume no later than September 30, 2019 to: David R. F. Ottey, Chief Assistant County Attorney: 300 North Dixie Highway, Litigation Division – Suite 359, West Palm Beach, FL 33401; or email to [email protected].

EO/AA Employer M/F/D/V (DFWP)

Maritime -Ft Lauderdale

Experienced attorney for Fort Lauderdale firm. Our growing Maritime practice is looking for an attorney with 2 – 5 years of experience. Maritime legal background preferred, not required. Maritime work and education experience considered. Must have Federal Court experience. Outstanding opportunity with benefit package for right candidate. Send cover letter and resume to [email protected] and reference #819.

Second Chair – CCRC- North

Capital Collateral Regional Counsel-North is seeking a second chair attorney for post-conviction death penalty litigation.  Duties include developing a rapport with death sentenced clients, assist in re-investigation for guilt and penalty phase issues, public records litigation, drafting of motions for post-conviction relief in the trial court and petitions for writ of habeas corpus in federal court, and assist in filing of appeals in the FSC, 11th Cir., and USSC.  In addition to working with a lead attorney, second chair attorneys will work with an investigator and experts to develop mitigation themes and challenge forensic evidence.  Must be a Florida Bar member.  Must have excellent research and writing skills.  Email resume and writing sample to [email protected].

Liability Associates – Orlando

Rissman, Barrett, et. AL, an AV-rated law firm, is accepting applications for a first-year associate along with an associate with 4 to 6 years experience, in our Liability section of our Orlando office. Please send resumes to [email protected]. All responses to be treated with confidentiality.

IP Attorney- Orlando

Midsized Orlando full-service law firm seeks experienced IP attorney for transactional and litigation practice. Excellent opportunity to join growing, dynamic law firm.  Some book of business helpful. Reply to [email protected].

Tampa and Orlando – Associate Positions

DSK Law established in 1976, is looking for a Florida licensed attorney with 1 to 4 years of civil litigation experience for its Tampa office. The attorney will primarily focus on insurance defense and commercial litigation. A successful candidate should be able to handle multiple cases, communicate well with the firm’s clients, write effectively and be engaged in trial work. We are seeking motivated individuals who are looking to grow with the Firm for many years to come. We offer a comprehensive compensation package, which includes a salary commensurate with your experience and accomplishments. Please send your resume to [email protected]  for immediate consideration.

Community Association Law – Broward

Broward County Law Firm concentrating in Community Association Law seeks an attorney with 3-5 years’ experience with Homeowner Association and Condominium Association Law. Please email resume to [email protected].

Staff or Senior Attorney

Description

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District), a leader in protecting Florida’s water resources, is seeking a Staff or Senior Attorney in the District’s Office of General Counsel. The successful candidate will perform moderate to complex professional legal and administrative work, principally advising and representing the District’s divisions under supervision of the Deputy General Counsel.

Job Summary

  • Provides advice and assistance to the General Counsel and other District staff.
  • Represents the District in litigation and other proceedings before federal, state, and administrative and judicial tribunals.
  • Provides legal advice and written opinions to various District divisions on applicable law and related matters.
  • Makes presentations before the Governing Board, District staff, and the general public when necessary.
  • Participates in District emergency management activities, other departmental activities, departmental projects, and performs other duties as needed.

Essential Skills

The successful candidate must be self-motivated and able to develop and evaluate strategies for solving legal problems, generate alternative solutions and strategies, and develop a plan of action involving a variety of technical and legal issues associated with the District’s areas of responsibility. The candidate must possess a high level of proficiency in her or his ability to identify legal issues, formulate relevant legal theories, and synthesize legal argumentation. It is expected that a senior attorney can plan and organize work, investigate facts, search legal precedents and draft the necessary legal documents, develop conclusions and recommendations regarding case assignments with minimal supervision. The position may also include direction to junior staff on methods, strategies, and other legal assignments.

Education

Required

Juris Doctor or better.

Experience

Required

2 years: Experience as a practicing attorney, including substantial litigation experience for Staff Attorney position level

4 years: Experience as a practicing attorney, including substantial litigation experience for Senior Attorney position level

  • Good standing with The Florida Bar

Preferred

  • Administrative law experience, including administrative litigation and/or rulemaking
  • Training or experience in the public sector, particularly with regulatory compliance issues

Licenses & Certifications

Required:

Driver’s License

Florida Bar

Salary:

$62,316.80 – $67,288.00 per year

Applications will only be accepted until September 26, 2019 at 4:00 PM.

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Office of the Attorney General – Multiple Locations

Office of the Attorney General seeking attorneys statewide.  Locations include Daytona, Lauderdale, Ft. Myers, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Pensacola, St. Peterburg, Tallahassee, Tampa and West Palm. Apply online at https://peoplefirst.myflorida.com. Call People First Service Center for assistance at (877) 562-7287. Listed on the web page under agency name “DLA-Legal Affairs.” EEO/AA employer.

Local Government Law – Ft Lauderdale

The law firm of Nabors, Giblin & Nickerson is seeking to fill an Associate position in its Ft. Lauderdale office.  This attorney will be providing legal advice and representation to local government employees and elected officials.  Minimum Qualifications: Active membership in good standing with The Florida Bar.  3-7 years of experience.

Local government law experience is highly preferred.

Salary is negotiable and dependent upon experience and qualifications.

Interested applicants shall contact Ed Dion at [email protected].