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Trial Attorney

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In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

2-4 yrs required

Location

Allentown, PA

Date Last Verified

Oct 17,2017

Posted on

Sep 21,2017
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
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Trial Attorney The candidate will represent insureds and the company in the defense of bodily injury and property damage lawsuits, subrogation, and financial cases. Will 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. Monitor and review new laws, regulations, and case law; identify and summarize relevant issues; collaborate with other areas of L&R department; provide advice and counsel to business unit on the impact of new laws on business; and monitor counsel. Review new file assignments and approve initial pleadings, propounds discovery, and develop strategy. Contact clients. Review all documentary evidence. Prepares witnesses and clients for depositions, arbitrations, mediations and trials including expert witnesses. Conduct depositions and examinations under oath and prepares summary documents. Prepare and conduct court appearances (matter management conferences, hearings, status conferences, etc.). Conduct settlement/dispositive proceedings (e.g. mediations, arbitrations, etc.). Try and/or arbitrate cases. Prepare motions in limine and summary documents. Draft post-trial motions. Prepare for and participate in appeals. Investigate and pursue subrogation litigation as appropriate. Should have a J.D. degree and a license to practice law in Pennsylvania. Must have 2-4 years of civil litigation experience in insurance defense. Federal Court practice and uninsured/underinsured litigation experience preferred.

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