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Last Updated: August 7, 2020
 
BRADENTON AREA

LITIGATION LEGAL ASSISTANT: Bradenton based law firm is seeking a legal assistant with previous experience in Civil Litigation focusing on Personal Injury, Premises Liability, and Construction Defect. Salary is commensurate with experience and benefits are provided. Please email resume to: belinda@hamiltonpricelaw.com. [Posted: August 7, 2020].

PROBATE PARALEGAL/SECRETARY: Bradenton law firm with immediate opening for probate paralegal/legal assistant for full time position. Three years of experience directly in probate is required for this position. We are a growing, service oriented, and busy law firm looking for someone to add to our team long term. Our team functions like a family being a small practice and we want the right personality to add to our current dynamic. We are looking for someone who can multitask, have the ability to work independently and efficiently in a fast paced law firm using the latest technology. Candidate must be proficient in Word, Adobe, Outlook and Client Management/Case Management Software. Key Responsibilities will be:Entering client information into client profiles; Probate intake calls; Drafting all probate pleadings; Preparing letters to clients; Management of file from start to finish. Job Type: Full-time. Salary: $40,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year. Candidate would also help with some office administration and answering of phones. Compensation commensurate with experience. Please do not contact the office via telephone or fax. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and compensation requirements (either as attachment or inline) via email to: dlaganella@gerlinglawgroup.com. [Posted: August 3, 2020].

SARASOTA

LITIGATION PARALEGAL: Cutting edge law firm located in downtown Sarasota seeks a professional paralegal interested in making a difference in real people's lives. You must be driven, creative, and a team player. This is not a typical full-time paralegal position in a typical law firm. Our Firm seeks nothing less than to transform the administration of justice. Novel approaches and wholly embracing technology while never forgetting who we represent is how we achieve that goal. If you are interested in joining our team, please e-mail your resume, writing sample, and salary requirements to: hiring@mctlaw.com. No phone calls please. [Posted: August 3, 2020].

PROBATE PARALEGAL: Established Elder Law practice in downtown Sarasota is seeking a full-time Probate Paralegal. This paralegal will personally manage our Probate & Estate Administration practice. Duties will include preparing petitions and other Probate court documents, tracking deadlines, drafting correspondence, preparing estate planning documents, and other general office duties relating to Probate and the final administration of estates. Candidates should have very strong oral and written communication skills, and have exceptional organization and time management skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, File Manager, and Outlook and be willing to learn other computer applications used in our office. An overall willingness to learn and the ability to work independently is a must. Prior Probate experience is mandatory. Candidate should have ability to work independently and effectively communicate with clients and the courts. Excellent opportunity to join a small, established, boutique law firm with lots of opportunity for future growth. Starting salary $42,000, and will be commensurate with experience. Please send resumes to: shannon@lifelawfirm.com. [Posted: June 25, 2020].

LEGAL ASSISTANT: Downtown Sarasota Elder Law firm (located near Selby Gardens) is looking for a polished legal assistant. Full Time Position. Candidate MUST have: +5 years experience as a Paralegal, Legal Assistant or similar position in a professional office; experience with Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft File Explorer; pleasant and professional attitude; exceptional organizational skills; and excellent interpersonal and time management skills. Candidate will be responsible for personally assisting the attorney with his daily meetings, preparing correspondence, filing, organizing, greeting clients, proofreading estate planning documents, making appointments, keeping the office neat, answering phones, and assisting the attorney with various legal responsibilities. We will train the right candidate. Candidate will manage our office, greet clients, and help keep the attorney organized. Please send resumes to: shannon@lifelawfirm.com. [Posted: June 25, 2020].

PERSONAL INJURY PARALEGAL: Mallard Law Firm is currently seeking a personal injury litigation paralegal to join its growing team. Mallard Law Firm is a busy personal injury firm in downtown Sarasota that handles complex personal injury cases. The paralegal will focus on all aspects of case preparation and management from intake to trial to payout. Duties include: communication with clients; preparation of all documents related to intake, demand, settlement, court filing; request/follow up/analysis of medical records; preparation of all materials needed for depositions, mediations and trials, etc. The qualified candidate must have at least 5 years ligation paralegal experience (personal injury preferred); understand different types of insurance coverages; be proficient in Outlook, Work, and Excel; must be able to handle multiple tasks at once; needs to be self-directed and results driven. Competitive salary and benefits package provided. Candidates that do not meet the criteria will not be considered. Submit resumes to: kathy@mallardlawfirm.com. [Posted: June 18, 2020].

LAKEWOOD RANCH

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VENICE/ENGLEWOOD

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PORT CHARLOTTE / PUNTA GORDA

PARALEGAL or LEGAL ASSISTANT: Charlotte County Attorney’s Office is committed to the organization’s mission of delivering exceptional service. We are seeking an experienced and motivated Paralegal or Legal Assistant to join our team of dedicated professionals who strive to preserve and enrich our community’s quality of life. The position will be responsible for supporting and assisting attorneys in service to various County departments. Paralegal - Ideal candidate will be credentialed as a Florida Certified Paralegal (FCP) or a Florida Registered Paralegal (FRP) with a minimum of three (3) years relevant work experience. Litigation experience a plus. Legal Assistant - At least five (5) years of applied experience in a legal office setting and possess demonstrated desire to advance career. For further information and to apply, please visit our website at www.governmentjobs.com/careers/charlottecountyfl and click the appropriate link by the closing date of 7/31/2020. For questions, please contact Michele Winsor, Human Resources Specialist at 941-743-1256 or Michele.Winsor@charlottecountyfl.gov. [Posted: July 22, 2020].


FORT MYERS AREA

LITIGATION PARALEGAL: Full Time. Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Medical Malpractice - Fast paced Cape Coral Office with large case load. Must have at least 2 years of experience with PI discovery and litigation, demands for settlement, WC Petitions for benefits for TTD, PTD, TPD, and attorneys' fee liens. Must be able to assist with pre litigation medical malpractice case development. Familiarity with Veterans disability claims Helpful. Good writing skills required. Spanish speaking helpful. Please contact Avard Law at: info@avardlaw.com. [Posted: July 15, 2020].

NAPLES/BONITA SPRINGS

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ST. PETERSBURG/CLEARWATER

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TAMPA AREA

FAMILY LAW PARALEGAL: Sessums Law Group, P.A. Tampa is seeking experienced paralegal for high-volume Lakeland Family Law Firm. Job Type: Full-time - Benefits Offered Medical, Vision, Dental, 401 K after 90 days of employment; Vacation and PTO (Paid Time Off) after one year of service; Submit Introductory Letter and Resume to respond to this opportunity in Word format. PLEASE ONLY apply if your skill set and experience level are advanced and you are driven to succeed. This position involves high volume, intense focus and high degree of organization for a fast paced / demanding environment. You should be systems driven, organized, and committed to assisting our attorneys to resolve cases in the best interest of the clients. We require experienced partners who work independently and can multitask/prioritize tasks and deliver on deadlines. You must have: Exemplary work ethic — Excellent writing skills — Commitment to excellence — Professional appearance and demeanor — Excellent communication/listening skills; MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS 5+ years prior legal experience in family law claims/cases Ability to work independently- self-starter — follow through; Professional appearance and demeanor; Intermediate to advanced computer skills-Outlook Office, Word, Excel, Calendar; Preparation of exhibits, drafting of pleadings and letters monitoring and obtaining discovery from opposing counsel; Knowledge of Florida E-filing portal and knowledge/understanding of FL Family Law; Interact with and support attorneys maintaining and providing documentation; Compensation is highly competitive and negotiable based on work product, experience and history of success. Link to apply online via Indeed: www.indeedjobs.com/sessums-law-group. For questions, please contact: ctidwell@sessumspa.com. [Posted: July 6, 2020].

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OUT OF AREA

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