The Florida Bar News
November 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.
Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. - Attorneys At Law: A multi-office law firm seeking ATTORNEYS for its Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, Ft. Myers, West Palm Beach, and Pensacola offices. Recruiting attorneys for Litigation and Corporate Law Departments. For Litigation Department: looking for 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 Corporate Law Department: looking for 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 [email protected].
Copyright Attorney - NSU seeks an attorney with at least 3 years experience in the areas of copyright, fair use and scholarly communication issues relating to higher education to serve as Copyright Officer. Responsibilities include the implementation and compliance of NSU copyright policies, and training of NSU community members. Salary commensurate with experience plus benefits. Must apply online for position #993009 to: Nova Southeastern University, www.nsujobs.com, www.nova.edu.
~ CAREER OPPORTUNITY ~ WHITE SAND BEACHES OF FLORIDA PANHANDLE: The Soloway Law Firm of Pensacola, Florida, seeks one additional trial attorney with strong work ethic to join our team. Mr. Soloway is “AV-rated”, and our areas of practice include personal injury, Social Security, insurance litigation and civil rights. Trial experience (plaintiff, defense, or state attorney/public defender) preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include health, dental, & 401(k). Strongly motivated applicants only need apply. No calls please. Please submit your cover letter and resume via email to: [email protected] All inquiries kept strictly confidential.
AssuredPartners, Inc., a national insurance broker based in Lake Mary, Florida, is expanding its in-house legal team. We are seeking an M&A / corporate associate with 2-5 years of significant acquisition experience at a large law firm or in-house legal department. Competitive salary and benefits package. For the right candidate outside of the Orlando area, AssuredPartners will also cover relocation expenses. Please reply to News Box #662.
LUKS, SANTANIELLO, PETRILLO & JONES: Statewide Insurance Litigation trial practice seeks a PIP Insurance Defense Attorney for our MIAMI Office. Must have 5+ years exp. in PIP. Trial exp a plus! For more info visit LS-LAW.COM. Resumes to [email protected] or fax 954-761-9940.
FIU College of Law seeks applicants for entry-level and lateral appointments for tenure-track faculty positions beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year. Particular areas of curricular interest include Torts and Environmental Law. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and c.v. to Professor Hannibal Travis, Chair, Faculty Appointments Committee, FIU College of Law, 11200 SW 8th St., RDB Hall, Miami, FL 33199. Applicants may also submit materials electronically to [email protected].
International Law Firm with offices in Orlando, New York, Munich, and London is seeking to associate and work with attorneys with portable book of business to join the Orlando office. Review firm profile at www.urbanthier.com and inquire in confidence to [email protected].
Long Term Contract Attorney- A plaintiff civil litigation law firm has an immediate opening for a long term contract attorney assignment in Florida. The candidate must be admitted to the FL bar and available to work at least 40 hours a week. Requirements: Must have several years of litigation experience and specifically substantial deposition experience. The work is all in the field and involves preparing witnesses for and defending depositions. Trials can be anywhere in the middle district of Florida. Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, and Fort Meyers are the four courthouses. The depositions are all over the state so candidates don't need to necessary live in these areas. Must be willing to travel extensively if necessary, which is highly likely. Assignment is likely to last at least a year. Please send resumes to [email protected].
The Walt Disney Company is a diversified, international family entertainment and media organization whose operations include theme parks and resorts, filmed entertainment including motion pictures and television shows, home video products, records, consumer products, a cruise line, radio and television stations, broadcast and cable networks, Internet offerings, and publishing activities. The Walt Disney World Resort Legal Department is seeking qualified candidates for a Counsel position to provide legal and business advice to various departments in Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. This attorney position is within a group of attorneys who advises areas of Parks and Resorts responsible for corporate alliances, sponsorships, promotions marketing, special events, sales and market research/consumer insights. Responsibilities: Complex commercial transactions, including drafting and negotiating various sales, marketing, sponsorship and event agreements and providing legal advice to various business units. Basic Qualifications: • A transactional attorney with 3-5 years of complex commercial transactional experience, including sales, marketing and sponsorships. • Excellent negotiation, contract drafting, and communication skills are required. • Experience with intellectual property, social media, information technology and/or governmental/regulatory law is a plus. • Ability to work independently, with some supervision, on complex projects and assignments. • Demonstrated ability to evaluate risk and to exercise sound legal judgment. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. • Proven client relationship skills. • Must be team-oriented and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a solution oriented approach to legal issues. • Self-motivated, with outstanding interpersonal skills, and ability to communicate complex concepts and issues effectively with all levels of management. • Ability to multi-task and work quickly and collaboratively under tight deadlines. Required Education: Law degree from an accredited law school, top tier preferred. Admission The Florida Bar or willingness and qualification to be Registered In-House Counsel. Primary Location: Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Disney is an EOE. To apply, please visit: https://sjobs.brassring.com/tgwebhost/jobdetails.aspx?partnerid=25348&siteid=5039&jobid=114303.
AV-rated Palm Beach County firm seeking tax, estate, trust planning/litigation associate with 5 years plus experience. LL.M. preferred. Salary commensurate with billable hours. Generous benefits package. Top credentials required. Email resume to: [email protected].
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – Three Rivers Legal Services, a legal aid program serving the 3rd, 4th, 8th, and part of the 7th Judicial Circuits, is seeking an attorney for the position of Executive Director. Details about the organization, position, and application process may be found at www.trls.org/EDSearch.html.
Associate Attorney: Hurley, Rogner, Miller, Cox, Waranch & Westcott, P.A., a Statewide AV-rated insurance defense firm, seeks aggressive litigation attorney with 3-5 years experience for workers’ compensation department for Winter Park/Orlando location. Trial experience required. Prior workers’ compensation experience preferred. Excellent salary and benefits. Reply to News Box #628.
Key West City Attorney’s Office seeks motivated Florida Bar attorney with litigation experience for entry level position. Candidates must possess superior ethical standards and be able to communicate effectively and work cooperatively. Full benefits provided. Send resume to City Attorney, P.O. Box 1409 Key West, Florida 33041 or [email protected].
CLEARWATER - Medical Malpractice Defense Litigation Attorney. Consulting firm seeking attorney with at least three years experience in medical malpractice defense. Position requires Florida Bar Membership. Our firm offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits. Fax resume in confidence to 727-581-6440 or email to [email protected]. Please confirm that you have received this email.
Entry-level Associate attorney position for personal injury litigation firm. 1-4 years experience preferred. Moot court, internship, or Clinic experience preferred. Salary and benefits commensurate with Gainesville/Ocala area. Please send resume and cover letter to Steven A. Bagen & Associates, P.A.: PO Box 5757, Gainesville, FL 32627/fax resume and cover letter to 352-379-9007/email to: [email protected].
Associate Attorney for Growing Sarasota Law Firm: Alliance Legal Group is seeking an associate attorney with bankruptcy experience. Looking for a personable, service oriented individual with strong written and verbal communication skills. Other civil litigation or estate planning experience helpful. Great opportunity for the right person. Send CV and minimum starting income requirements to [email protected].
City Attorney: The City of Asheville, North Carolina seeking a strong leader with high ethical standards to be City Attorney. Requires knowledge of planning, zoning, land development, civil law, legal research, judicial procedure, and rules of evidence. Juris doctorate and ability to obtain license to practice law in NC and considerable experience in municipal law. Confidential resume to: John T. Maxwell, the Mercer Group, Inc. Email: [email protected]. Voice: 757-897-3393. Additional information at www.mercergroupinc.com.
A Well Established and "AV-rated" downtown Orlando law firm is seeking motivated attorneys with a minimum of 3 to 10 years Florida experience in any of the following areas: Corporate Law, Commercial Real Estate, Tax and Immigration Law. Also, will consider other areas of law. Portable book of business is a plus. Great earnings opportunity and a generous benefits package available. All inquiries are kept strictly confidential. Submit cover letter and resume to: [email protected].
Workers' Compensation Attorney needed for growing plaintiff's firm located in downtown Orlando. Need to have experience handling Florida workers' compensation cases, be organized, and a self-starter. Must like a fast-paced environment, have a pleasant personality, and enjoy helping clients. Also an opportunity to work on personal injury and other tort claims. Bilingual in Spanish and English would be a plus. Health insurance benefits and other employee benefits provided. Please forward your resume to us in confidence. [email protected].
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