Litigation Specialist

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Pennington, NJ

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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11 - 15 years

Posted 24 days ago

  by    Cindy Winchell

Great stability offered here! Our client has been in business for almost 70 years! As a leading regional insurance carrier they are committed to hiring the finest talent in the industry! Individual will investigate, evaluate, negotiate and resolve claims in suit. The incumbent will conduct claim investigations, provide initial directions to counsel, coverage analysis, review of work product, and application of general technical expertise as required by the complexity of the claim. Conduct or guide all aspects of claim investigation. Analyze investigative material for liability exposure, coverage and damages to determine reserves and settlement values. Follow consistent reserve practices in accordance with company guidelines. Receive, evaluate and assign to counsel suits commenced against insureds or the company. Provide guidance to counsel as the discovery is underway. Conduct any additional investigation required. Deal directly with insureds, claimants or counsel in settling losses. Attend and participate in mediations, arbitrations, settlement conferences.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelordegreepreferred or, in the alternative, 10 years of Commercial GL claim experience. Minimum 10 years experience handling complex claims to include litigation management. Must possess working knowledge of applicable laws, policy coverage, analysis and damage evaluation skills (to include knowledge of contractual law, construction defect claims. Strong negotiation skills are also required.