Position: Associate Attorney – Real estate transactional and litigation practice
Job Type: Full-time
Experience: 0-2 years
Salary: $60,000.00 to $75,000.00 per year
About Almazan Law and the Position: Almazan Law is a Miami-based, nationally certified, minority-owned firm handling real estate, full-service insurance defense litigation and commercial litigation matters throughout the state of Florida. Everything from Real Estate Transactions to Workers’ Compensation to Insurance Liability Defense to Private-Party Litigation Matters. Our growing firm prides itself on a strong commitment to handling all aspects of legal concern and innovation including a standalone suburban building growing to be the only law center of its kind in all of South Florida.
Our firm is seeking an associate level attorney from recent qualified graduate up to 2 years of real estate transactional and litigation experience for an immediate full-time position. Experience or a career interest in associated real estate related litigation is preferred but not a requirement. We believe transactional real estate experience is immeasurable when an understanding of real estate litigation perspective accompanies it. This is an excellent mentoring program for those who are hired.
Our attorneys are expected to produce high-quality work with attention to detail. Salary is commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits currently include 100% paid health insurance, 401k with firm match, availability of dental and vision insurance and a fantastic urban law firm culture away from the traditional downtown law firm environment.
This position presents each of the following opportunities:
Developer representation and associated document preparation, land use and due diligence coordination
Residential and commercial title insurance and closings (after 6 months, the firm will evaluate obtaining agency licensure for you with either First American or Old Republic/The Fund Insurance)
Distressed asset and institutional lender representation, handling loan sales and forbearance agreements
Ability to handle litigation matters including the preparation of pleadings, discovery, and motions on private client cases
This position requires each of the following qualifications:
Strong academic credentials, communication and organizational skills
Excellent research, drafting and writing skills (writing sample re quired)
Ability to work independently and with a team
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Florida bar admission or pending results from July exam
Salary and Benefits
We offer a competitive salary, bonus, 401(k), paid health insurance and other benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience.
How to Apply
Please email your resume, writing sample and letters of recommendation to Almazan Law’s Office Manager, Sonia Garcia, at firstname.lastname@example.org and copy our managing partner Alex Almazan, email@example.com.
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and will be reviewed until the position is filled.