Commercial Litigation Associate Attorney

Employer
Jobot
Location
Orlando
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 19, 2024
Closes
Jun 21, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
Permanent
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Salary: $100,000 – $120,000 per year

A bit about us:

For the last 4 decades, this 40–attorney, plaintiff–side law firm has developed a great reputation throughout Central Florida. They provide a wide range of practice areas including: Personal Injury, Residential & Commercial Real Estate, Family Law; Immigration; Estate Planning; Bankruptcy; Criminal Defense; Intellectual Property; and Employment Law.

The firm believe in fostering a collaborative and respectful work environment, free from unnecessary bureaucracy. They foster and encourage a positive work–life balance for its staff and team members. They provide a wealth of experienced in–house administration and litigation support resources to its attorneys, including dedicated paralegals, a management team, a customer service center, marketing (including digital/internet marketing & SEO), information technology, accounting, human resources, cloud–based case management, and top tier technology and communication systems. The firm maintains 10 satellite offices throughout Central Florida, which include full time staff, reception, visiting attorney space, and conference rooms.

Why join us?

Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • Health, Dental & Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • PTO
  • Mileage/travel reimbursement
  • Hybrid schedule possible after ramp–up time


Job Details

This firm is seeking a skilled and motivated Commercial Litigation Attorney for their Orlando office to join their talented team and build their increasingly busy Commercial Litigation practice. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in commercial litigation, particularly in commercial real estate litigation, and a deep understanding of business, contracts and commercial law. This is an excellent opportunity for an attorney who is looking to handle complex, challenging, and high–stakes commercial litigation matters. The candidate will work closely with our team of seasoned attorneys, providing legal advice and services to our clients and representing them in all stages of litigation.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Prepare cases and legal strategies
  • Represent clients in legal proceedings, such as hearings, trials, and arbitrations
  • Utilize electronic discovery tools
  • Draft legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs, with minimal supervision.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis
  • Negotiate settlements and client interaction
  • Partner with colleagues to share information, resolve client issues, and support all client projects
  • Communicate with clients regarding procedural, case processing issues, and case strategy
  • Supervise the work of paralegal staff in record keeping and document preparation

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  • Admission to the Florida state bar association, in good standing
  • 3+ years of Commercial Litigation experience with knowledge of state laws and regulations
  • Ideal experience is in Construction Law, Business Law, Appeals, School Proceedings, HOA, Civil Litigation, Real Estate Litigation, and Title Work
  • Experienced in managing a high volume of cases
  • Empathic associate with great interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work on–site in Orlando, independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment
  • Spanish bilingual is helpful
  • Experience with Filevine, Lead Docket is helpful


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