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Claims Coverage Counsel

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Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

4-6 yrs required

Location

Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Aug 17,2017

Posted on

Jul 01,2017
Practice Area
Insurance Coverage >> Insurance Coverage
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Claims Coverage Counsel The candidate will review all requests for liability insurance coverage, under multiple policy forms, to confirm or identify coverage questions/issues for various claim types. Review legal documents/pleadings, records and narratives submitted to the Company to confirm and/or investigate coverage issues. Communicate with insureds, agents, attorneys and claimants, regarding coverage questions/issues and determine appropriate plan of action. Maintain familiarity with multiple policies and various policy language and endorsements. Prepare correspondence to respond to coverage questions/issues such as reservation of rights and declination letters explaining the Company's assessment. For assigned states, monitor and remain informed of insurance coverage case law and trends to prepare summaries within the company. JD degree from an ABA approved law school and national/local bar admission and 4-6 years of legal experience (minimum 3 years of insurance coverage experience, preferably liability insurance) required. Excellent written communication skills, ability to manage multiple priorities with tight deadlines, and ability to work independently and PC literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Office software required. Strong organizational, interpersonal and analytical skills required.

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Please send a cover letter and resume, including cumulative GPA from highest level of education completed.

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