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Litigation - General Attorney in Detroit, MI

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Company name

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

2-3 yrs required


USA Detroit, MI

Date Last Verified

Sep 08,2017

Posted on

Sep 07,2017

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Attorney – Associate The candidate will be responsible for handling basic legal matters by applying legal knowledge, skills and training. Translates legal conditions into lay terms and effectively communicates basic legal principles to business clients. Drafts basic legal documentation and works on less complex cases or parts of larger cases. Work with Attorney and Senior Attorney on complex matters. Provide legal analysis and opinion as to complex matters under the direction of the Attorney or Senior Attorney. Appear in courts and administrative agencies on routine matters. Drafts basic contracts, pleadings, opinions, and provides legal analysis to business partners. Performs other related duties as assigned. A Juris Doctor Degree in law required. Must be a member in good standing with the Michigan State Bar Association. 2 - 3 years of litigation experience is highly preferred. Knowledge of court and agency procedures are needed. Must have good clarity of thought, discretion and judgment ability. Must be able to develop rapport with client and to engender confidence with the client and in their own professional competence and judgment. Should have good analytical, negotiation, organizational, presentation, verbal and written communication skills. Must have ability to read, analyze and interpret statutes, general business and legal periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures and governmental regulations. Should have ability to write contracts, opinions, briefs, reports, business correspondence, pleadings and procedure manuals. Must be qualified to effectively present information and respond to questions from courts, regulators, clients, customers and the general public.

Additional info

ReF: OFF00066

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
600 E. Lafayette Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226