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Insurance Coverage Attorney in Englewood, CO

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Company name

First American Financial Corporation

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Insurance Coverage

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

USA Englewood, CO

Date Last Verified

Sep 15,2017

Posted on

Sep 14,2017

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Complex Claims Counsel The candidate will investigate, evaluate, determine loss and defense coverage liability and resolve Title Insurance claims. Will handle caseload of potential high liability, high-risk exposure or complex claims to final resolution. Review and is familiar with all complex claims for the claims region and meets with each Claims Handler to review handling, progress, and potential resolution of their complex claims. Participate in previews, reviews, and strategic discussions to decide how a claim and/or litigation should be managed. Determine and establish settlement and expense reserves. Determine need and retain outside counsel with required approvals. Address escalation of day-to-day personnel, claims and other operational issues. Negotiate with claimant/opposing counsel/third parties for resolution. Attend mediations, court hearings, trials, arbitration, etc. on own claims and potentially Complex Claims assigned to other Claims Handlers. Review and approve invoices for costs and attorneys’ fees. Perform/assist initial evaluation for recovery on all Complex Claims. Law degree is required. Should have 10+ years of professional experience in title insurance / title underwriting and in depth knowledge on title insurance claims and resolution. Knows and applies the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of Title Claims handling and resolution. Decisive, with the ability to distill complicated or complex issues in order to determine the direction and approach for claims resolution. Knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures of Title Claims handling and resolution is needed. Excellent communication, negotiation and organizational skill is essential.

Additional info

Requisition Number: R000787

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
First American Financial Corporation
7887 East Belleview Ave.
Suite 900
Englewood, CO 80111