Trial Associate Attorney Job in Fort Lauderdale, FL Near Me - 323601 | BCGSearch.com

Trial Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Florida - Fort Lauderdale

Job ID VHCB323601

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Bankruptcy - DebtorBankruptcy - Consumer CreditBankruptcy - GeneralBankruptcy - LitigationInsurance Defense - GeneralLitigation - Real Estate - DefenseLitigation - Commercial

2024-06-21 03:11:47

Job Overview: A law firm in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is seeking a Trial Associate Attorney with significant experience in both jury and non-jury trials in State and Federal courts. The ideal candidate will possess expertise in various areas of litigation, including real estate-related disputes, business torts, officer and director liability cases, complex commercial litigation, bankruptcy litigation, and insurance disputes. Additionally, candidates with a portable business book demonstrating potential for additional business generation will be highly valued. While Florida Bar admission is preferred, candidates must be willing to become admitted to The Florida Bar if not already licensed.

Duties:

  • Represent clients in both jury and non-jury trials in State and Federal courts.
  • Handle a diverse caseload encompassing real estate related litigation, business torts, officer and director liability matters, complex commercial litigation, bankruptcy litigation, and insurance disputes.
  • Conduct legal research, draft pleadings, motions, briefs, and other legal documents.
  • Collaborate with partners, associates, and support staff to strategize and execute case objectives effectively.
  • Attend court hearings, depositions, mediations, and other legal proceedings as necessary.
  • Maintain accurate and organized case files, documentation, and correspondence.

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active license to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.
  • Significant experience (X years) in conducting both jury and non-jury trials in State and Federal courts.
  • Proven track record of handling complex litigation matters, including real estate disputes, business torts, officer and director liability cases, complex commercial litigation, bankruptcy litigation, and insurance disputes.
  • Strong understanding of civil procedure, evidence, and trial advocacy techniques.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced legal environment.
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities.

Education:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.

Certifications:

  • Admission to The Florida Bar preferred; willingness to become admitted to The Florida Bar if not currently licensed.

Skills:

  • Trial experience in both jury and non-jury settings.
  • Litigation expertise in real estate disputes, business torts, officer and director liability cases, complex commercial litigation, bankruptcy litigation, and insurance disputes.
  • Legal research and writing proficiency.
  • Case management and organization.
  • Client advocacy and representation.
  • Collaboration and teamwork.
  • Proficiency in legal technology and software (e.g., Westlaw, LexisNexis, CaseMap).

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