Family Lawyer
Jarbath Pena Law Group
Miami, FL US
Posted ago
Jarbath Pena Law Group
Our law group is growing and we are looking for a sharp family attorney who will zealously represent our clients in all areas of family law. You’ll assist individuals in a variety of situations such as navigating prenuptial agreements and attending court hearings for divorce, alimony/spousal support, and child support. The prime candidate will have experience with a range of sensitive legal issues such as child abuse, child custody, and domestic violence, and be able to maintain composure, negotiate, and argue effectively even in emotional and high-stress situations. If you are passionate about helping people navigate some of the most difficult challenges they may face in their lives, start your application today
Responsibilities
  • Assist clients effectively by understanding their needs analyzing the situation then strategizing and deciding on a proper course of action
  • Collaborate with senior partners and paralegals to effectively move files through the civil litigation process
  • Draft pleadings, motions, contracts, marital settlement agreements, judgements, and orders for a high volume of cases
  • Represent clients in court proceedings as needed
  • Divide marital assets, including real estate, when necessary during divorce proceedings
Qualifications
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, especially in highly stressful and emotional situations
  • Member in good standing and actively involved with the ABA (American Bar Association)
  • Ability to successfully represent both plaintiff and defendant sides of a case
  • At least 1-2 years of working in a law firm on family law issues as well as real estate (determining marital property) is necessary
  • Previous criminal justice or other legal background preferred

  • 5 + years of legal experience
  • 3 + years of experience in working with family law issues
  • Must have litigation and courtroom experience
  • Family law experience is preferred but not required. Candidates with similar experience in another area of law with similar requisite knowledge will be considered

Compensation
$90,000 + commensurate with experience
About Jarbath Pena Law Group

We are a fast-growing and energetic boutique law firm in Coral Gables, Florida looking for an individual to enhance our team. We are a tri-lingual law group that helps families create their new beginnings. Our main practice areas are family law and immigration law.

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