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Careers at Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace

Bleakley Bavol
Denman & Grace

15170 North Florida Ave
Tampa, FL 33613

Now accepting cover letters/resumes from qualified applicants for the following roles:

COMMERCIAL LITIGATOR

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace, an expanding AV rated Florida law firm, seeks a qualified commercial litigation attorney for its business and commercial practice group. Candidates must have 4+ years of commercial litigation experience including taking depositions and drafting and arguing dispositive motions. Best candidates will have excellent academic credentials, strong work ethic, ability to communicate effectively in writing and in person, and the presence to develop and foster new and existing business. Actual jury trial experience preferred by not necessary. BBD&G is offering the right candidate the opportunity for a highly competitive salary, benefits, and partnership track. Qualified candidates may submit cover letter and resume to contactus@bbdglaw.com.

ESTATES PROBATE & TRUSTS

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace, an expanding AV rated, Tampa, Florida law firm seeks a motivated leader for its Trusts & Estates practice. 7+ years of experience and an LLM in taxation or estate planning is preferred but not required. The ideal candidate will have outstanding academic credentials, a professional demeanor, and will have the presence necessary to build and lead the firm's practice group using the firm's new facilities for seminars, community education, and joint seminars with CPA's and financial planners. The position offers a highly competitive salary and benefits as well as an early opportunity for partnership. Qualified candidates may submit cover letter and resume to contactus@bbdglaw.com.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace, an expanding AV rated, Florida law firm, seeks an attorney with 4+ years of experience including taking depositions and drafting and arguing dispositive motions. Although the firm prefers candidates have experience practicing in employment, construction and/or product liability areas, any candidate with excellent academic credentials, outstanding writing skills, and possessing an interesting and engaging personality will be considered. BBD&G is offering the right candidate a highly competitive salary, benefits and a partnership track. Qualified candidates may submit cover letter and resume to contactus@bbdglaw.com.

PARALEGAL(S)

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace, an expanding AV rated, Florida law firm, seeks two experienced litigation paralegals with 5+ years of experience in personal injury defense, commercial litigation and/or elder or guardianship law. Candidates with either a four year college degree or certification as a paralegal are preferred. Candidates must have experience drafting summaries, using spreadsheets, summarizing documents, experience with court docketing systems, creating work product, and the ability to concisely describe their work in the firm's billing software. BBD&G will offer qualified candidates a highly competitive salary and benefit package, generous amounts of PTO, flexible schedule options, and a fresh working environment in its newly renovated office. Qualified candidates may submit cover letter and resume to contactus@bbdglaw.com.

LEGAL ASSISTANT(S)

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace, an expanding AV rated, Florida law firm, seeks two qualified legal assistants with 2+ years of experience working in a busy civil litigation environment. The position requires familiarity with docketing court rules, computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel, excellent communication skills, and professional, helpful, and "can do" attitude. Experience with law firm case management software, Prolaw, preferred. The candidate(s) selected will be an integral part of a close knit team, collaborating with another legal assistant and one or two paralegals assisting a small group of attorneys in either a commercial litigation or personal injury defense practice. BBD&G will offer a competitive salary and benefit package as well as flexible work schedule, immediate paid time off, and a fresh working environment in its newly renovated office. Qualified candidates may submit cover letter and resume to contactus@bbdglaw.com.

ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace seeks full time accounting specialist to assist in day-to-day accounting and finance operations. Confidentiality, excellent organizational skills and accuracy are important qualifications for this position, as well as a focus on customer service and the ability to communicate clearly. The ideal candidate for this position is reliable, committed to consistently meeting deadlines and has a "can do" attitude. Prior law firm and/or CPA experience preferable but not required.

Responsibilities include but may not be limited to:

  • Perform general bookkeeping duties, including data entry, recording day to day financial transactions, posting information to accounting software and regularly reconciling accounts
  • Audit, manage and maintain firm trust accounting according to Florida Bar Rules
  • Report and advise firm on finance and tax issues
  • Produce monthly financial reports
  • Process accounts receivable/payable
  • Process credit card payments
  • Calculation and submission of payroll on a semi-monthly basis
  • Provide customer service to clients who have questions about their file
  • Support management and/or billing department as needed


Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA preferred, but not required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and QuickBooks Pro
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Great time management skills and ability to meet deadlines

Qualified candidates may submit cover letter and resume to contactus@bbdglaw.com.

Services

  • Business & Corporate Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Drug and Medical Device Product Liability
  • Employment Practice
  • Estate Planning & Probate
  • General and Premises Liability Claims
  • Insurance Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Sports Law
  • Trademark and Copyright Litigation
  • Trucking, Cargo and Automobile Liability Claims
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Appellate Practice