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Legal Secretary – Fort Myers

Henderson Franklin is seeking a skilled legal secretary in our Workers’ Compensation practice. Ideal candidates should have:

  • Three or more years of administrative support experience, preferably in the legal field, is required
  • Knowledge of legal terminology and court processes
  • Computer savvy with intermediate knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Teams)
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are extremely important
  • Ability to manage multiple calendars concurrently
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; demonstrated understanding of correct grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Poised and professional with the ability to effectively interact with attorneys, clients, and co-workers within a team environment
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks to meet required deadlines
  • Ability to use digital transcription equipment
  • A willingness to learn and be flexible with assignments

Please forward your cover letter and resume to: careers@henlaw.com. No phone calls please.

Paralegals – Fort Myers

Henderson Franklin is currently accepting resumes for skilled paralegals in the following practice areas: Tort and Insurance, Workers’ Compensation and Real Estate. The ideal candidates should have:

  • Minimum of three to five years paralegal experience in a similar specialty
  • Computer proficiency in the use of MS Office (Word, Outlook and Excel), document management and time entry software
  • Proficiency in Aderant Total Office or other legal client file management software
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks concurrently and to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; demonstrated understanding of correct grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Ability to work effectively and proactively within a team environment
  • Excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills and attention to detail
  • Paralegal degree, NALA Certification or Florida Registered Paralegal preferred

Please forward your cover letter and resume to: careers@henlaw.com. No phone calls please.

Paralegal – Naples, Real Estate

Henderson Franklin is currently accepting resumes for a skilled real estate paralegal in our Naples office. The ideal candidates should have:

  • Minimum of three to five years paralegal experience in a similar specialty
  • Computer proficiency in the use of MS Office (Word, Outlook and Excel), document management and time entry software
  • Proficiency in Aderant Total Office or other legal client file management software
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks concurrently and to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; demonstrated understanding of correct grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Ability to work effectively and proactively within a team environment
  • Excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills and attention to detail
  • Paralegal degree, NALA Certification or Florida Registered Paralegal preferred 

Please forward your cover letter and resume to: careers@henlaw.com. No phone calls please.

Staff Attorney – Tort & Insurance Department

Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt is seeking a full-time insurance defense staff attorney for its Fort Myers office. The ideal candidate will attend depositions, mediations, hearings and trials in state and federal courts, prepare pleadings, correspondence, research, preparing and responding to discovery, etc. As there are more than 20 attorneys and paralegals in the Tort & Insurance Department, the candidate will need to be comfortable working in teams, as well as independently. Position does not entail marketing responsibilities. Some prior insurance defense experience is desired, but not required. Florida Bar admission required. Please submit cover letter and resume to careers@henlaw.com.

Staff Attorney – Workers’ Compensation Defense

Henderson Franklin is seeking a full-time workers’ compensation defense staff attorney for its Fort Myers office. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience in workers’ compensation defense law preparing pleadings, correspondence, and medical summaries under the direction of senior associate/partner; may also attend depositions. Candidate should have the ability to analyze case facts, law and theories. Position does not entail marketing responsibilities or court appearances. Florida Bar admission required. Please submit cover letter and resume to careers@henlaw.com.