Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney

Confidential Company  •  Cary, NC and 2 other locations

8 - 10 years experience  •  Legal Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/08/18
Confidential Company
Cary, NC
8 - 10 years experience
Legal Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/08/18

A Carolina liability litigation law firm seeks an experienced insurance defense litigation attorney to join their Charlotte, NC litigation team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 7 to 8years of general insurance defense litigationexperience.
  • Construction litigation experience is a plus.
  • Dual licenses in NC & SC.
  • If not licensed in SC; willing to take the SC Bar within the next year or two.
  • Portable book of business is a huge plus.
  • Actively tries cases to jury verdict demonstrating exceptional use of trial skills in litigating cases.
  • Independently handles complex litigation and large exposure cases from case inception through trial/resolution.
  • Demonstrates exceptional legal research and writing skills.
  • Drafts substantive pleadings, motions, briefs, discovery and other legal documents.
  • Proactively identifies and communicates exposure and risk in a timely manner to insured clients and claim partners.
  • Builds and fosters internal and external client relationships with a customer centric focus.
  • Takes a leadership role in working collaborativelywith claim and business partners to achieve results and identify/resolve issues.
  • Provides leadership through mentoring other attorneys and legal support staff.
  • Provides internal and external training, seminars and legal updates to insured clients and claim partners.
  • Provides in-depth, substantive analysis and quality reporting to insured clients and claim partners in a timely manner.
  • Initiates special projects and identifies other opportunities to support office goals/business needs.
  • Fully and effectively utilize available technology and automation.
  • Adheres to all standards of excellence in file organization and management.
  • Timely completes all required administrative tasks including time reporting, case closings, and otherreporting.
  • Travels as required to meet business needs.

QUALIFIED ATTORNEYS WILL BE CONTACTED

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