Do you want to provide a bright future?
We are a highly sought-after Family Law Firm that is on track
for aggressive growth and we need an experienced attorney to join
our team and work directly with the owner and attorneys to support
the team and help our clients.
We want to be known for helping our clients come out of an
extremely emotional process feeling as though they are a better
person, in a better position, and that they had a team behind them
that really cared and fought for them. We are growing fast, and we
need a professional dynamo who can hit the ground running.
This position will be responsible for important work,
Cultivate relationships with the firm's existing and future
Analyze case-specific legal issues and documentation.
Foster and maintain an excellent rapport with clients through
consistent communication and thorough advisement.
Manage full case handling responsibilities from inception through
Independently handle decision-making on a case-by-case basis.
Develop a strategic approach and provide leadership and direction
to paralegals and legal assistants.
Work as part of a team with all levels of experience and be open to
cross-training for coverage outside the associate duties.
If these statements appeal to you, then you may be our next
You are an awesome juggler of tasks and can change gears quickly
You are not a Debbie Downer (while fun to watch, she is not fun to
work with) You have a positive outlook You love challenges You love
to help transform lives You are a team player You do not take the
clients issues personally You are an amazing scheduler with a
sickening degree of attention to detail Your middle name is No
DramaWe look forward to reviewing your application.
We love to help people learn and grow, but we dont have the time
for that right now. We need a Family Law Associate with experience
in heavy asset divorces, highly contentious family law, and
dependency matters. The ideal candidate will be able to take
initiative on work that needs to be done and complete tasks with
Responsibilities: Manage full case handling responsibilities
from inception through resolution Independently handle decision
making on a case by case basis Develop a strategic approach and
provide leadership and direction to paralegals and legal assistants
Work as part of a team with all levels of experiences and be open
to cross-training for coverage outside the associate duties
Cultivate relationships with the firm's existing and future clients
Analyze case-specific legal issues and documentation Foster and
maintain an excellent rapport with clients through consistent
communication and thorough advisement Conduct and defend
depositions Client preparation Supervise support staff
Qualifications: Self-starter At least 5-years experience
Community involvement Trial skills Negotiation skills Minimum
networking requirement Deposition experience Excellent written and
oral communication skills Licensed to practice in Florida
About Company: McKINNON LEGAL's passion lies in bringing about
better solutions for the family litigation clients we serve. We
aspire to expand her practice to a multiple-lawyer organization to
serve more families going through hard times coping and resolving a
myriad of issues, including co-parenting, timesharing, the amicable
division of assets acquired during the marriage, support and other
ancillary matters related to the family. We enjoy bringing people
out of difficult situations and are grateful when they let us know
how our firm has made a huge impact on the trajectory of their
futures. We love bringing resolution to acrimonious situations and
helping post-divorce parties live better.