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Trial Attorney

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In-House

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Attorney

Years of Experience

2-5 yrs required

Location

Westchester, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 19,2017

Posted on

Aug 01,2017
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
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Trial Attorney The candidate will manage insurance defense and tort litigation / disputes work and related issues/matters. Will represent insureds and the company in the defense of bodily injury and property damage lawsuits, subrogation, and financial cases. Prepare for and conduct hearings, trials, arbitrations, mediations, and depositions. Prepare and argue pre and post-trial motions. Assist colleagues in the resolution of calendar conflicts. Provide counsel to business clients on day to day issues. Manage a caseload from end to end by acquiring, compiling and integrating case-related information and legal research, developing and implementing litigation strategies in cooperation with your clients and claims personnel. Represents insureds of company and the company in the defense of low to moderate to exposure bodily injury and property damage law suits. Assess liability and damages and develop defenses to allegations for a successful resolution of cases. Effectively negotiate settlements including all aspects of liability and damages. Attend hearings and conduct trials. Argue motions and take effective depositions of lay and expert witnesses. Consult with clients and opposing counsel and the judiciary. Coordinate the case handling with claims personnel. Complete necessary system documentation. Assist other attorneys in resolving calendar conflicts. Should have a J.D. degree and be member in good standing of the New York State Bar. Must have 2-5 years of litigation experience. Insurance defense experience is strongly preferred. Jury trial experience is a plus.

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Job ID: 54346

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