Description:

Working at Lotane & Associates, P.A. is an excellent opportunity to apply the skills, education, and talent acquired through personal and professional experience. As one of the leading Collection and Subrogation Law Firms in FL, we pride ourselves on gaining the best possible talent and raising the bar of expectations for our clients by compliantly generating revenue and building relationships. We have an outstanding team of professionals who truly care about the work we perform. Expect to be busy! If you are organized, able to perform with limited direction, and have a stellar attitude, consider applying. We will only accept applicants with complete resumes outlining experience, education and talent. We have included some of the responsibilities and requirements below and look forward to interviewing qualified candidates.

Please state your available start date in your cover letter.

Role and Responsibilities:
Manages the Associate Attorneys within the Attorney department. Provide direction on intra-office legal disputes or changes to firm policy and focuses on maximizing firm performance. Provide sound legal advice and produce positive legal outcome for clients. Represent clients in civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, and manage or advise clients on legal transactions.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Appear for Hearings
  • Appear for Trials
  • Appear for Meditations
  • Conduct Depositions
  • Review outgoing and incoming pleadings and other legal documents.
  • Provide legal direction for case handling.
  • Provide legal guidance to office support staff.
  • Communicate with Clients regarding case activities.
  • Communicate with Clients regarding settlement offers.
  • Negotiate settlements of civil disputes.
  • Supervise legal assistants.
  • Prepare legal briefs and opinions
  • File appeals in state and federal courts of appeal
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions.
  • Make suggestions for improving office procedures & increasing efficiency.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:
  • Member of The Florida Bar in good standing
  • Valid Florida Driver's License
  • 4+ Years' Experience
  • Prior Collection and/or Subrogation experience is preferred
  • Leadership and/or business management experience
  • Preferred Knowledge, Skills and abilities
  • Knowledge of Florida Law
  • Knowledge of Federal Law
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel and Word
  • Conduct legal research
  • Effective Verbal Communication
  • Effective Written Communication
  • Negotiation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem Solving
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Negotiate settlements of civil disputes
  • Analyze Data
  • Organization