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Trial Attorney

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In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Max 5 yrs required

Location

Tampa, FL

Date Last Verified

Sep 18,2017

Posted on

Aug 24,2017
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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Trial Attorney The candidate will be responsible for managing 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. 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. Review all documentary evidence. Prepare 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 Florida. Must have 0-5 years of related experience. SIU experience is a plus.

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Job ID: 85246

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