The Florida Bar News
January 1, 2013
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.
STAFF ATTORNEY, City of Port St. Lucie, $49,982.00 YR. Professional work assisting the City Attorney in providing legal services to the City. Assists the City Attorney in performing the responsibilities of general legal counsel for the City, including the rendering of legal advice and assistance to the City Council, City Manager, Department Heads, and the Police Department. Researches legal questions, prepares resolutions, issues briefs and legal documents, represents City and various civil law suits and rendering legal opinions. Minimum requirements JD Degree and (1) to (2) years active practice of law. Member in good standing of The Florida Bar. Knowledge of municipal, county, state, federal, common law and constitutional laws affecting the City government.
To apply visit our website at www.cityofpsl.com.
Law Offices of Dan Newlin & Partners in Orlando seeking entry level Attorney; competitive salary and benefits. Email resume to [email protected] ONLY.
Butler Pappas: AV-rated, civil litigation firm has an opening in its Miami office for a liability defense attorney with three to five years experience. Competitive compensation offered. Please submit resume to Hiring Partner, Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig, LLP, 777 S. Harbour Island Blvd., Suite 500, Tampa 33602, or fax to (813) 281-0900.
MOOP&D: Construction Litigation Attorney - Orlando/Maitland - Nationally recognized, boutique construction law firm with a sophisticated nationwide and international practice representing industry-leading general contractors, engineers, owners and other construction industry participants seeks construction litigation associates (0-2 years experience) with superior credentials. Construction, engineering or architectural background preferred, but not required. Competitive salary/outstanding benefits package. Email resume to [email protected].
Experienced Foreclosure Attorney: To supervise staff of paralegals and processors whose duties include preparation of Drops and Defaults, and other related supporting documents, including Motions for Summary Judgment, Notice of Hearings, and Affidavits. Attorney must have knowledge of the foreclosure process and should have a good working knowledge of title. Attorney will be responsible for communication with client(s) regarding client expectations, as well as to monitor performance of the staff, including systematic and ongoing training, as necessary, in order to maintain clients’ satisfaction and adhere to judicial/civil rules. All applicants must be a member of the FL Bar. Please email the HR Assistant at [email protected]. No phone call inquiries will be acknowledged.
Litigation Attorney: Deerfield Beach law firm is seeking a litigation attorney for its heavy volume litigation practice. The successful candidate must be highly motivated and possess a minimum of 4-6 years litigation experience. Qualified candidates should possess a working knowledge of the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure, be able to handle multiple and varied responsibilities of case management, draft pleadings, analyze legal documents, and gather documents needed for discovery responses. Candidates must also have the ability to communicate with clients, maintain strong working relationships, exhibit meticulous attention to detail, and produce an accurate and high-quality work product. Strong organizational and communication skills, a working knowledge of computer applications and litigation support systems are required for this position. Candidate must be a member of the Florida Bar in good standing. Please email the HR Assistant at [email protected]. No phone call inquiries will be acknowledged.
Collier County General Practice Firm looking for litigation associate with 2-3 years experience. Please email resume and salary requirements to [email protected].
Sunbelt Title Agency, of Florida, a wholly owned subsidiary of Title Resource Group (TRG), is currently seeking an experienced real estate savvy attorney, paralegal, or law school grad to apply for an Escrow Officer/Closer position in our new Ft. Lauderdale, Los Olas office. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Principal Accountabilities- Prepare closing documents including HUD’s, Lender required documents and all related items to a real estate closing. Have an understanding of title issues that may present themselves in a real estate transaction. Attend closings on a regular basis to sign buyer and sellers. Maintain exceptional service to agents and customers. Qualifications- Juris Doctorate preferred with focus on exposure to title insurance or real estate in the State of Florida. Courses taken to include property law, probates and trusts. Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquires or complaints. Ability to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentations on related real estate matters and law changes. Title Resource Group, LLC, a subsidiary of Realogy Corporation, will make employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, sexual preference, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable laws and regulations. Please reply to email [email protected].
AV-Rated Palm Beach County Law Firm seeks associate with 2-5years experience, Commercial Litigation experience required. Great work environment and benefits. Send resume to: [email protected].
Litigation Attorney: Southwest Florida, Prominent AV-rated Plaintiff Personal Injury Law Firm seeks Attorney with experience in litigation. Excellent opportunity. Send resume in confidence to Reply Box #634.
ATTORNEY: Growing Broward 11 attorney law firm seeks attorney with min. 2 - 5 years exp. to do personal injury. Bilingual a plus. Fax resume to 954-963-1758 or email [email protected].
Walton Lantaff Schroeder & Carson, a Statewide AV-rated defense firm, seeks a casualty defense attorney with 5-7 years experience including first-party property coverage, for its Tampa Office. Excellent career opportunity. For consideration, please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to [email protected].
ATTORNEY POSITION: Pleat, Perry & Ritchie, P.A., a full service law firm with offices in Destin, Navarre and Rosemary Beach, is seeking an attorney with 3-5 years experience for its Navarre office. Excellent salary & benefits package. Email resume /salary requirements to David Pleat, Esq., [email protected].
Family Law Associate - Christian Family Law firm in Downtown Delray Beach is seeking an Associate practicing at least 4 years with 2+ years of strong litigation experience. Must be a self-starter and able to handle their own caseload. Please email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to [email protected].
Tampa AV-rated civil litigation firm seeking litigation attorney with 8-12 years’ experience in life and disability insurance & civil litigation. Competitive salary and benefits package. Please do not respond unless you meet the years’ experience requirement. Send resume to Hiring Partner, Ogden & Sullivan, PA., 113 S. Armenia Avenue, Tampa, FL 33609.
Family Law Attorney, Fort Myers- Henderson, Franklin seeks attorneys with 5-10 years of experience in Family Law litigation. Associate or Partner level candidates may apply. Book of business not required but Florida Bar admission is essential. Compensation commensurate with experience level. Excellent benefit package. Response via resume to Human Resources Manager, [email protected].
Boutique AV-rated Law Firm in North Palm Beach County, Associate Position avail. minimum 3-5 yrs. exp. Real estate development, transactional work, condo/HOA, commercial/corporate/business banking. Top 10% or equivalent; large firm experience, bilingual preferred. Large firm salary proportionate to hours billed (1400 hrs. min). Great lifestyle/work balance. Please reply to News Box #632.
AV-rated Tampa Insurance Defense Firm seeks Attorney with 3-5 years experience including PIP. Must be computer literate, have excellent writing skills, excellent references, and a strong work ethic. Firm offers competitive salary, good benefits, free parking, and a friendly work environment. Send resume in confidence by fax to 813-258-6324 or email to [email protected].
Assistant State Attorney Position available immediately in the misdemeanor division in Key West, Florida. Florida Bar membership required and some criminal law experience or training preferred. E. O. E. State of Florida benefits. Drug free workplace. $48,000/year. Send resume to Manuel E. Madruga, Chief Assistant State Attorney, 530 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040 or email [email protected].
Workers’ Compensation Attorneys and Paralegals needed for growing workers’ compensation consulting firm in Lake Mary. WCSS was co-founded by former defense attorney. We are seeking attorneys and paralegals to manage workers’ compensation claims and litigation countrywide for multiple clients. Managing claims involves investigation to determine compensability, ensuring compliance with return to work programs, managing medical benefits and controlling vendor costs. Managing litigation involves supervising outside counsel. This is not a litigation position. Email resume to [email protected].
Pinellas Firm seeks attorneys to expand firm’s practice areas. Family, Employment, Criminal, Estate Planning and Probate are areas the firm wishes to expand. 3+ years of experience required. Your own book of business a plus, but not required. Fee sharing arrangement available. Firm provides professional office space, accounting, administrative support, malpractice insurance, cross referral sources, internet lead generation, and research tools to make your practice successful. Must be hard working, self-motivated and possess an entrepreneurial mindset. Send confidential cover and resume to [email protected].
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Position Available- Other
Legal Assistant/Paralegal - Christian family law firm in Delray Beach is seeking a legal assistant/paralegal. Must be professional, organized, and be able to multitask. Responsibilities include preparing cases for hearing/trial, managing cases/clients, drafting pleadings and analysis of financial discovery. Litigation experience required. Please email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to [email protected].
Electronic Document and Discovery Manager - Christian family law firm in Delray Beach is seeking an electronic document and discovery manager. Exacting attention to detail is a MUST. Responsibilities include scanning/indexing incoming and outgoing documents and production of discovery responses. Litigation experience preferred. Please email resume to [email protected].