Description:

AV rated Downtown Tampa Law Firm is seeking an Associate Insurance Defense Attorney to become a part of our growing team. Our associate attorneys receive hands on training with the partners, take depositions, attend and argue hearings, present at mediations, and participate in trials early on in their practice. We are looking for a self-starting, go getter who is looking to grow in their career with our firm. Ideal candidates are team players, have a positive attitude, and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.

Job Responsibilites:
  • Legal research and writing
  • Draft motions, orders, and a variety of pleadings and correspondence to clients, counsel, and the court
  • Analyze and respond to discovery
  • Represent clients in court hearings and trials; assist in preparation for trial; attend and conduct depositions of parties and non-parties; attend mediations; attend trials
  • Handle cases from inception to close and provide frequent status updates to clients

Qualifications:
  • Law Degree from an accredited law school
  • Licensed to practice law in the State of Florida
  • Must be able to draft, review, and negotiate legal documents
  • Strong ability to perform research and effectively communicate the results
  • Analyze both federal and state laws and regulations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Benefits:
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • IRA

Supplemental Pay Types:
Bonus pay