Description:

Firm Overview
Shutts & Bowen LLP is a full-service law firm that has provided high-quality legal services to businesses and individuals for over a century. With approximately 300 attorneys located in eight offices across Florida, Shutts offers legal services in more than 30 practice areas to its clients locally, nationally and internationally. Shutts & Bowen's attorneys work in an environment where people are recognized for their value as individuals, giving them the autonomy and freedom to best serve their clients. Because of our stake in the past, we are poised to become the law firm of the future.

Position Description:
Shutts & Bowen's Miami office is seeking an associate with 3 to 5 years of experience to join its Insurance Practice Group. The associate will work closely with partners who represent large insurance companies in defending them in trial and appellate actions throughout the state and federal court systems. Specifically, the associate will draft pleadings, motions, and discovery, and will also be responsible for attending hearings. The ideal candidate will have top academic credentials, strong writing skills, and litigation experience, preferably in defending first, third-party, and bad faith claims. This is a great opportunity to become an integral member of a dynamic insurance litigation practice where one can gain responsibility and client interaction. Candidate must be a member of the Florida Bar.

Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of insurance litigation experience
  • Strong academic record
  • Outstanding communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Strong time management skills
  • Excellent drafting skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Team player
  • Proactive, takes initiative and a self-starter

No third-party submissions will be accepted at this time.