Job Details

Insurance Defense Trial Attorney

Company name

Liberty Mutual Insurance Company

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Feb 28, 2020

Valid Through

Jun 12, 2020

Posted on

Dec 03, 2019

Location

Merrillville, IN, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
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Insurance Defense Trial Attorney
The candidate uses Litigation Protocols to develop and revise appropriate legal strategy for discovery, investigation, handling and trial/hearing of cases or matters; advises, communicates and develops those strategies with Liberty Mutual's Claims Representatives and insured Clients, as appropriate. Understands and creatively uses technology; applies technology to the process of law to improve quality and reduce cost. Possesses the skills necessary to use technology to work remotely. Capable of working with office staff who are remotely located. Conducts necessary and appropriate discovery, hearings, trials, depositions, oral arguments, mediations, arbitrations and similar proceedings. Researches the law applicable to cases or matters; drafts legal documents, pleadings, motions, briefs and opinions as required. If requested, conducts settlement negotiations. Advises, communicates and confers with Claims Representatives and Insured Clients, rendering clear, unambiguous legal opinions and advice. Personally meets with and maintains good relations and communications with Claims Representatives and Insured Clients as required. Remains current with developments in the law; understands medical, scientific, construction, products, engineering or similar issues and defenses involved with cases or matters. Prepares and conducts training sessions for the Legal, Claims or other departments as required.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Completion of law school with LLB or JD and admission to the bar. Special license to practice before a particular board or federal court may be necessary. A minimum of 6 successful years as a trial attorney. The individual is required to have a general knowledge of insurance law and specific understanding of the operations and requirements of insured clients, customers and Liberty Mutual. The ability to effectively communicate and persuade by printed or spoken word is critical. Experience and ability appropriate to the level of cases or matters handled.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
707 E 80th Pl 101,
Merrillville, IN 46410

Review:

"Don't apply here is you have any experience or over 30....you will get rejected immediately"

Former Employee - Reviewed on September 09, 2019

Stop banning attorneys because they are experienced or older ..... soon......very soon, you will be involved in class action litigation over age discrimination

Pros : There are no reasons to work here
Cons : Just want inexperienced new lawyers without any experience. They Discriminate against more experienced and older attorneys. Do not ever offer an interview especially if you have tried cases or practiced
Current or former employee? : Former Employee
Last Year at Employer : 2018
Job type : Full time
Length of Employment : Less than a year