CAREER CENTER

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Assistant Federal Public Defender, Southern District of Florida, Miami Announcement (posted Oct. 11, 2019)

Staff Attorney, Academic and Student Services, The School District of Lee County Announcement (posted Oct. 10, 2019)

Staff Attorney, Business Services and Labor, The School District of Lee County Announcement (posted Oct. 10, 2019)

Florida Department of Children and Families Vacancies (updated Sept. 9, 2019)

Vice President of Public Policy and Legal Affairs, Florida Senior Living Association Announcement (posted Sept. 5, 2019)

Telecommuters Wanted - Children’s Legal Services (posted Aug. 29, 2019) 

Children’s Legal Services is hiring OPS attorneys who will remotely assist the firm’s workforce by conducting case consultations, reviewing and preparing discovery, and drafting legal documents for abused, neglected, and abandoned children. No experience needed. Candidate must be motivated and able to work independently. Apply here: [email protected]

Insurance Coverage Associate, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, Ft. Lauderdale  (posted Aug. 22, 2019)
Description: Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, a leading national law firm, is seeking an Associate with 3 - 5 years of experience, with at least 2 years of third party insurance coverage experience required, for its Miami/Coral Gables office. The ideal candidate possesses a steady and consistent work history, experience in litigation and counseling, creativity, and ability to excel in a fast paced challenging environment. A commitment to exceptional client service, top quality writing skills and strong academic credentials are also necessary. This is an exceptional opportunity for candidates seeking a high level of responsibility in a diverse and progressive law firm environment. The Firm offers a competitive benefits package and opportunity for advancement. FL bar required. Please submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript and writing sample in confidence by following the link below and clicking the "APPLY" button. Please upload all required documents as one PDF attachment. https://hinshawlaw.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2j6h4haiiv5Only candidates contacted for an interview will receive a response. As an EOE/AA employer, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

Product Liability Associate, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, Ft. Lauderdale  (posted Aug. 22, 2019)
Description: The Ft. Lauderdale office of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, a leading national law firm, is seeking an Associate with 4 – 7 years of general defense litigation experience, with an emphasis on defending product liability cases. Candidates looking to be part of a national practice preferred. The ideal candidate will have top quality written work product and research skills, significant experience with written and electronic discovery, experience taking and defending depositions as well as familiarity with trial preparation and participation. A commitment to exceptional client service and an interest and willingness to participate in business development efforts are necessary. FL bar license required. Please submit your cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript and writing sample in confidence by following the link below and clicking the "APPLY" button. Please upload all required documents as one PDF attachment. https://hinshawlaw.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2j6h4hck31fOnly candidates contacted for an interview will receive a response. As an EOE/AA employer, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

Assistant Director of Chapters, American Constitution Society, DC or Remote Announcement (posted Aug. 16, 2019)

County Attorney - Leon County (posted July 22, 2019)
Leon County Government is inviting applications for the position of County Attorney. The County Attorney provides and supervises legal services to the Board of County Commissioners as well as other County Departments, Boards, and agencies as required. The County Attorney reports directly to the Board of County Commissioners and serves at its pleasure. The successful candidate will be a graduate of an accredited law school with a Juris Doctor degree and a member of the Florida Bar in good standing with at least ten years of experience practicing law, including considerable experience in the practice of local government law. Experience supervising or managing other attorneys and experience in Florida county government is preferred. To apply, please visit www.LeonCountyFL.gov/jobs and click the link “Current Job Postings.” A cover letter, detailed résumé, and completed online application are required. Application deadline is September 2, 2019. Employment is expected to commence in February/March 2020. Expected hiring range is $160,000 to $190,000, depending upon qualifications and experience. County Attorney Recruitment Process PDF.