Litigation Legal Assistant Position

Job Opening: Litigation Legal Assistant Position

Widerman Malek, PL located in Melbourne, Fl. is seeking a full-time legal assistant to join its growing litigation department.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Reviewing and finalizing documents
  • Preparation of legal documents
  • Working directly with clients to gather and organize information
  • Must be highly motivated, well organized and a team player
  • Management of case files
  • Speaking with new and existing clients on the phone and in person
  • Scheduling consultations and maintaining calendars for the office
  • Filing, faxing, emailing, and scanning documents
  • Communicating with other legal professionals
  • Maintaining electronic docket system
  • Perform special projects, as needed
  • Answering telephones cordially
  • Assist with administrative duties, as requested
  • Ability to self-initiate, but not above asking for help
  • Able to communicate effectively and clearly

Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment, while maintaining a personal and professional presentation. You must be an excellent communicator, well organized, and proficient with computers, particularly Microsoft Office, Excel and Adobe Professional.

Experience:

A 2 year degree, with 3-5 years of law office experience required. A 4 year degree in legal studies or paralegal studies is a plus, but not required. Experience in TABS billing software is also a plus.

Please submit a cover letter along with your resume and email to Julie Hochard at resume@uslegalteam.com and reference “Litigation Legal Assistant Position” in the subject line.

Family Law Attorney

Widerman Malek, PL is seeking a licensed and experienced Family Law Attorney to join their team in either its Celebration or Melbourne, Florida office. Candidates must have an existing book of business as well as motivation to expand said book.   The ideal candidate should, among other things, have experience in complex family law matters; be able to research and develop case information, evidence and settlement options; have trial experience; and be able to work with paralegals/legal assistants.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, 401k and more.

Widerman Malek, PL is a national law firm with a family and community-centered approach. Our strong bond with our community and our families are the cornerstone of our practice.

Please provide resume with a cover letter, references and salary expectations for consideration to resume@uslegalteam.com and reference “Family Law Attorney Position” in the subject line.

Estate Planning Attorney

Widerman Malek, PL is seeking a licensed and experienced Estate Planning Attorney to join their team in its Celebration, Florida office. Candidates must have an existing book of business as well as motivation to expand said book.   The ideal candidate should, among other things, have experience in drafting wills, trusts and other estate planning documents; advise clients about retirement plans, life insurance policies and charitable contributions and must have a thorough understanding of state and federal tax laws, wills, trusts, property and real estate.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, 401k and more.

Widerman Malek, PL is a national law firm with a family and community-centered approach. Our strong bond with our community and our families are the cornerstone of our practice.

Please provide resume with a cover letter, references and salary expectations for consideration to resume@uslegalteam.com and reference “Celebration Office Estate Planning Attorney Position” in the subject line.

Civil Litigation Attorney

Widerman Malek, PL is seeking a civil litigation associate attorney in its Melbourne, FL. office. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of experience with a variety of cases in civil litigation. Strong research and writing skills are required.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package.

Widerman Malek, PL is a national law firm with a family and community-centered approach. Our strong bond with our community, our families, are the cornerstones of our practice.

Please provide resume with cover letter, references and salary expectations for consideration to heather@uslegalteam.com.

 

Business/M&A Attorney

Widerman Malek, PL, a nationwide practice headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, is seeking an attorney to join their team in its Melbourne, FL office. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of Mergers & Acquisitions experience, contract matters, as well as intermediate corporate organizational and transactional experience, and will be licensed to practice law in the state of FL, or have the ability to become licensed to practice law in the state of FL. Portable business is a plus.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental,  401k and more.

Widerman Malek, PL is a national law firm with a family and community-centered approach. Our strong bonds with our community and our families, are the cornerstones of our practice.

Please provide resume with cover letter, references and salary expectations for consideration to heather@uslegalteam.com.

Patent Attorney

Widerman Malek, PL, located in Melbourne, Florida is seeking a patent attorney to join their global practice in their Melbourne, FL office, located on the Space Coast just east of Orlando. Principal responsibilities include drafting patent applications, responding to PTO Office actions, managing IDS procedures, as well as litigation support involving IP rights.

The successful candidate will have a B.S. in Engineering from an accredited university, as well as a J.D. from an accredited law school, admission to a state bar, and admission to practice before the USPTO. Additionally, the candidate will have 2-3 years of general patent preparation and prosecution experience in the fields of electrical, electro-mechanical, semiconductor, mechanical, or software. Pharmaceutical or chemical experience would be a plus in addition to portable clients for all areas.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, 401k and more.

Widerman Malek, PL is a national law firm with a family and community-centered approach. Our strong bond with our community and our families are the cornerstones of our practice.

Please provide resume with cover letter, references and salary expectations for consideration to heather@uslegalteam.com.