The Miami or West Palm Beach office of Akerman LLP seeks an Associate with 2 to 4 years of experience to join Akerman's Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation team. Candidates must have experience with qualified retirement plans and health and
welfare plans. Must have working knowledge of the Internal Revenue Code, ERISA, and other federal laws impacting employee benefit plans. Candidates should have excellent academics, legal research, writing, and analytical skills. LL.M. in Tax, is preferred.
Must be a member of The Florida Bar or willing to sit for the next exam.
Akerman LLP is a leading transactions and trial law firm known for its core strengths in middle market M&A, within the financial services and real estate sectors, and for a
diverse Latin America practice. With more than 650 lawyers and government affairs professionals and a network of 24 offices, we are ranked among the top 100 law firms in the United States by The American Lawyer (2016). Akerman also is ranked among the top
60 law firms for diversity in The American Lawyer's Diversity Scorecard (2016).