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Insurance Defense Attorney in Metairie, LA

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Company name

The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Insurance Defense

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required

Location

USA Metairie, LA

Date Last Verified

Sep 16,2017

Posted on

Jul 25,2017

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Senior Staff Attorney-Insurance Defense The candidate partners with insureds and claim centers to deliver the best possible result in pending litigation. Analyze complex legal and factual issues, conduct extensive, well-reasoned legal research, independently develop and present defense strategies on behalf of clients, as well as in the prosecution of subrogation actions on behalf of company. Prepare complex pleadings, written discovery, depositions, motions and briefs in support of defense strategies without supervision because of level of experience and expertise. Provide effective and timely communications, information, legal advice and other services to clients and claims on legal and factual issues. Communicate with the court, witnesses, opposing counsel and co-counsel in a manner consistent with established office procedures. Responsible for the prompt, efficient and effective disposition of assigned cases. Independently prepares and presents witnesses and evidence at trials, judicial and administrative hearings, arbitrations and alternative dispute resolutions. Research, draft, file and argue appellate briefs in reviewing courts on behalf of clients. Attend continuing legal education seminars in order to maintain high level of professional expertise. Should have J.D. from accredited law school and license to practice in the state of Louisiana. Must be experienced litigation attorney. Jury trial experience preferred. Should have 7+ years law practice, preferably within the insurance defense industry

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Juris Doctorate degree with excellent academic credentials and 2+ years of progressively responsible experience in relevant practice area(s). or Any equivalent combination of experience, education, and/or training approved by Human Resources. Must have ability to obtain Authorized House Counsel.

Additional info

Ref- 1701753

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.
One Hartford Plaza
Hartford, CT 06155