• Managing Attorney

    Job Locations US-FL-Tampa
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/9/2018 10:53 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-1270
    Category
    Litigation
    Region
    Southeast
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

     

    Zwicker & Associates PC is a national law firm that represents some of the largest creditors in the nation. Growing strong since 1991, Zwicker encompasses a large clientele ranging from major credit cards issuers to student loan collections.

     

    Position Summary:

     

    Zwicker is presently seeking a Managing Attorney possessing a minimum of 5 years litigation experience in a fast-paced environment to join the team in our new Tampa Florida Office. Manages litigation operations and portfolio of assigned accounts/cases for designated states. Represents clients in the civil litigation process and other legal proceedings. Drafts and approves legal documents. Provides advice and consultation regarding client’s legal matters as related to assigned portfolio of accounts or related matters. The Managing Attorney will report to our AVP of Litigation Operations.          

    Responsibilities

     Responsibilities:

    • Manage assigned portfolio of accounts to effectively achieve client goals and protect client and Z&A interests.
    • Manage and improve litigation processes – within the framework identified by Z&A executive management staff – to most efficiently achieve all goals and responsibilities.
    • Create and revise standard operating procedures and forms.
    • Supervise and train and assign duties and responsibilities to the litigation staff.
    • Review and execute legal pleadings, motions, etc.
    • Send and respond to correspondence from opposing counsel, pro se parties, corporate office, litigation members and courts.
    • Attend or arrange for coverage at Court pursuant to client interests regarding lawsuits filed within this office both in person and telephonically when permitted.
    • Draft specific pleadings, motions, responses, discovery, etc.
    • Ensure appropriate account and case documentation and document retention via RMS notes, statuses case files and electronic storage, in compliance with the State Bar requirements, Court Rules and Z&A standards. Comply with all applicable standard operating procedures an set forth by Z& Executive management
    • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

     Qualifications:

    • High level of Professionalism
    • Previous management experience
    • Computer literacy
    • Excellent Oral and Written communication skills

     

    EDUCATION / TRAINING

    • Degree: JD
    • Membership in good standing in the Florida State Bar as an attorney qualified to practice law

     

    EXPERIENCE

    • Law office management and litigation

     

     This is a full time, full benefit position. Benefit package includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, long term disability insurance, life insurance, compensated time off including paid holidays, and 401K with match.

     No Phone Calls, No Agencies, EOE, Drug free workplace.

    Options

    <p style="margin: 0px;">The Share function is not working properly at this time. Please refresh the page and try again later.</p>
    Share on your newsfeed