Boyd, Richards, a multi-state law firm focusing on complex commercial disputes seeks an experienced and professional full-time attorney with 3-25 years of experience. The firm has offices in Miami, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. The attorney would be responsible for managing a caseload through trial and oversee and assist in management of cases. Experience in a diverse volume of litigation involving professional liability, director & officer liability, legal malpractice, architect & engineer, labor and employment law, construction defect, and commercial litigation would be helpful.
Managing cases from inception.
Attending hearings, depositions, mediations, and trials
Preparing pleadings, discovery/discovery responses, motions, and other litigation documents
Preparing timely reports to insurance carriers and clients regarding case status and ongoing activities
Ability to prioritize work load based on deadlines
Communicating effectively with attorneys and paralegal
Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills
Ability to interact with attorneys, paralegals, court personnel, opposing counsel, clients, and office staff in a professional manner
Ability to delegate and prioritize as necessary
Must be detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook