Claims Counsel, Professional Liability

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New York, NY

Industry: Insurance

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5 - 7 years

Posted 420 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities:

  • Investigate, analyze and evaluate claims, review and apply coverage terms and conditions, evaluate damages and set appropriate reserves.
  • Lines of business will include Professional Liabilityclaims with a focus on claims on Cyber/ Data Breach, Miscellaneous Professional Liability, Accountants Professional Liability, Lawyers Professional Liability, & Insurance Agents Professional Liability.
  • Report to senior management, actuarial and underwriters regarding claims trends and developments.
  • Work with outside counsel to develop and implement case resolution strategies, including review of proposed litigation budget.
  • Approval and review of litigation budgets and invoices through our outside bill review vendor
  • Work closely with underwriters, brokers and insureds.
  • Interact with department staff to obtain information or inform them of account status or changes.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience handling Professional Liability Claims and/or Litigation.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products (including Word and Outlook) and digital filing systems preferred.
  • Previous experience with claims litigation.
  • State adjuster license(s).
  • Strong communication and excellent writing skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • J.D. preferred
  • Some travel may be required for mediations, trials, etc.

14-Sep-2017 to 31-Dec-2017