Associate Attorney

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White Plains, NY

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit

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5 - 7 years

Posted 11 days ago

  by    Elaine Finegan

Summary:

Insurance Defense Firm seeking an attorney with 4-10 years' experience to assist in our growing practice. The successful candidate will be capable of working in both a team and individual capacity. Experience in civil litigation is a must with experience in Labor Law and/or premises liability a plus.

Key Responsibilities:

Ability to handle court appearances, argument of motions, and mediations in courts throughout the five boroughs and throughout the ninth judicial district. Experience drafting discovery and substantive summary judgment motions in varied areas of civil litigation. Experience taking and defending depositions in civil litigation, including premises liability, auto and property damage cases is a must along with the ability to manage a caseload from inception to completion of discovery.

Requirements:

  • 4 to 10 years of insurance defense work experience
  • Bachelor's Degree and JD
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written)
  • Strong influencing capabilities and sound judgment
  • Manage timekeeping; input attorney time and collaborate with billing department
  • Ability to work with a high volume of cases under pressure and conflicting circumstances


Salary & Benefits:

Base salary to $100k – $120k, Paid Time Off, 401K w/match, employer paid Medical Coverage, Life and AD&D Insurance, all firm amenities such as bar association dues and CLE.

Salary

$100K - $120K