General Liability Defense Attorney Job in Tampa, FL Near Me - 322290 |

General Liability Defense Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Florida - Tampa

Job ID 9Y4W322290

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Personal Injury DefenseProduct Liability DefenseLitigation - Construction Defect (Defense)

2024-05-23 07:09:45

A law firm is seeking a General Liability Defense Attorney for their office in Tampa, FL.

Job Overview:

The General Liability Defense Attorney will handle a substantial caseload primarily involving defense litigation. The role requires proficiency in drafting legal documents, conducting legal research, participating in depositions, and interacting with clients and other legal professionals.

Job Details:


  • Draft, prepare, and handle pleadings, motions, orders, and legal memoranda.
  • Draft and respond to written discovery and dispositive motions.
  • Conduct legal research competently and with proficiency.
  • Prepare and take depositions of parties, experts, and witnesses.
  • Review client documents, draft case evaluations, and provide timely status report correspondence.
  • Assist with and participate in mediations and court appearances.
  • Interact directly with clients, claim professionals, opposing counsel, colleagues, and staff.


  • 3 years of experience in personal injury, motor vehicle liability, premises liability, product liability, and construction defects.
  • Must be licensed to practice in Florida.
  • Additional court admissions would be a plus.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proactively work independently and as part of a team.
  • Demonstrate strong legal research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail with superb organization and prioritization skills.
  • Ability to move efficiently from case to case.
  • Knowledge of both state and federal court procedures.
  • Proficiency with MS Office, including Word, Excel, Outlook, and internet navigation.

Job Location:

Tampa, FL

Founded in 1998, this firm specializes in a wide range of areas including business litigation, insurance coverage, workers' compensation, intellectual property, product liability, and others. With 22 offices, this nationwide law firm provides responsive legal service at a reasonable price throughout the country. The firm is built on the integrity and professionalism of diverse attorneys. The firm offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package in a collaborative and dynamic work environment. The firm is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The lawyers have a long history of giving back to communities through pro bono activity.,

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