CAREER CENTER

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Associate - Akerman LLP (Jacksonville)
The Jacksonville office of Akerman LLP seeks an Associate with 2 to 4 years of general litigation experience. Experience in all aspects of trial preparation is preferred. Federal or state court clerkship preferred. Labor and employment defense experience considered a plus. Must possess an outstanding academic record (with a JD from an ABA accredited law school), along with excellent writing and analytical skills and be a member of The Florida Bar.  Akerman LLP is a top 100 U.S. law firm recognized by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking firms in the industry. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth. Akerman is known for its results in middle market M&A and complex disputes, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in the financial services, real estate and other dynamic sectors across the United States and Latin America. (Posted Sept. 12, 2018)

Associate - Akerman LLP (Fort Lauderdale)

The Ft. Lauderdale office of Akerman LLP seeks an Associate with 2 to 3 years of general commercial litigation experience. Federal or state court clerkship preferred. Must possess an outstanding academic record (with a JD from an ABA accredited law school), along with excellent writing and analytical skills and be a member of The Florida Bar. Akerman LLP is a top 100 U.S. law firm recognized by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking firms in the industry. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth. Akerman is known for its results in middle market M&A and complex disputes, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in the financial services, real estate and other dynamic sectors across the United States and Latin America. (Posted Sept. 12, 2018)

Associate - Akerman LLP (Miami)

The Miami office of Akerman LLP seeks an Associate with 2 to 3 years of general commercial litigation experience.  We are seeking a creative, yet pragmatic, thinker who takes initiative and is focused on solving complex problems efficiently.  Experience taking depositions, arguing motions or hearings in court, and trial experience or a strong desire to try cases is preferred.  This individual must have the ability to work as a team member in a collaborative environment.  Strong legal research, writing and analytical skills are required. A minimum of 2 years of law firm experience is preferred. Must possess a JD from an ABA accredited law school, along with excellent writing and analytical skills and be a member of The Florida Bar or be willing to sit for the next examination. Akerman LLP is a top 100 U.S. law firm recognized by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking firms in the industry. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth. Akerman is known for its results in middle market M&A and complex disputes, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in the financial services, real estate and other dynamic sectors across the United States and Latin America. (Posted Sept. 12, 2018)

Real Estate Attorney
Are you ready to take your practice to the next level and work with an award winning law firm focused on client service?  Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney seeks a highly qualified and motivated real estate attorney (or team!) to join us in South Florida.  The ideal candidate has at least ten years of transactional real estate experience and has or leads an existing practice that can be grown by joining Buchanan’s team of skilled practitioners.  Real estate background should include experience in complex commercial purchases and sales, including developing acquisition and disposition strategies for sophisticated clients. Buchanan values entrepreneurial-minded professionals and provides a collaborative working environment.  Buchanan is dedicated to the successful integration and long term retention of its lateral hires by providing attorneys with the resources they need to thrive.  The attorney or team may reside in either our Miami or Ft. Lauderdale office and salary will be commensurate with experience and existing client base.  If you have questions or would like to be considered, please contact Kerri S. Haley, Recruiting & Development Administrator, at [email protected].  https://www.bipc.com/lateral-attorneys (Posted Aug. 13, 2018)

Assistant County Attorney, Clay County click here (Posted Aug. 2, 2018)

Assistant Director of Chapters, American Constitution Society click here (Posted June 21, 2018)

Code Enforcement Board Attorney, City of Titusville RFP #18-Q-056 click here (Posted June 19, 2018)

United States Magistrate Judge, Northern District of Florida, Pensacola Division The Court is currently accepting applications for a full-time United States magistrate judge position to be resident in the Pensacola Division of the Court.  Additional details regarding the position and the application process are available on the Court's website at www.flnd.uscourts.gov or by using this link http://www.flnd.uscourts.gov/news/appointment-full-time-united-states-magistrate-judge-pensacola-division.  Applications must be received no later than July 11, 2018. (Posted May 21, 2018)

Injunction for Protection (IFP) Project Attorney, Micah's Place, Nassau County - click here   (Posted May 18, 2018)

US Magistrate Opening, The United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida is currently accepting applications for a full-time United States magistrate judge position to be resident in the Panama City Division of the Court. Applications must be received no later than March 2, 2018. Additional details regarding the position and the application process are available on the Court's website at www.flnd.uscourts.gov or by using the following link: http://www.flnd.uscourts.gov/news/appointment-full-time-united-states-magistrate-judge (Posted Feb. 28, 2018)

JWLA Internship - Attention Florida law students, applications are now open for the "JWLA Internship at JALA" - a paid part-time position for Summer 2018! Applications due by March 16th. Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association seeks to help fulfill its mission to actively promote gender equality by funding a student internship that offers critical legal experience for a law student, while also providing needed legal services in our local community through work at Jacksonville Area Legal Aid. Learn more here: https://www.jwla.org/student-internship (Posted Feb. 28,2018) 

Litigation Associate, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, Miami - click here (Posted Feb. 23, 2018)

Senior Attorney, Office of the General Counsel, Florida Department of Management Services - click here . (Posted Feb. 20, 2018)

Senior Attorney, Office of the General Counsel (DSGI), Florida Department of Management Services - click here . (Posted Feb. 20, 2018)

Litigation Staff Attorneys, Security First Managers - click here. (Posted Feb. 8, 2018)

Associate - Attorney looking for associate with 1-3 years experience for expanding law firm. The position will require someone who is willing to learn and a self-starter.  The firm practices in the areas of family law, probate, guardianship, and estate planning, and the attorneys are willing to train the right person.  If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Wendy Mara at [email protected]. (Posted February 2, 2018)