Defense Litigation Associate Attorney

Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker   •  

White Plains, NY

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 77 days ago

This job is no longer available.

This is an excellent opportunity for attorneys looking to take on engaging, substantive responsibilities as part of a general liability defense team within a national firm. The associate attorney will work on a tight-knit, dynamic team alongside experienced Partners and other Associates.

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves their clients with nearly 800 attorneys across 36 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and are included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms

The Position

Qualifications

  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Must be admitted to practice in the state of New York
  • 1 - 5 years litigation experience
  • Experience in at least one of the following areas: general liability, torts, transportation, and labor law
  • Excellent legal writing and communication skills
  • Legal project management experience is helpful

Responsibilities

  • Independently manage a caseload, working cases from beginning to end.
  • Represent clients in a wide range of insurance coverage and defense claims
  • Provide clients with insurance coverage advice on a variety of subjects, relating to a variety of different matters
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent Benefits
  • Professional development programs including in-house CLE and National Attorney Training
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
  • Corporate Discount Plans.