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Insurance Defense Attorney / Litigation - Insurance Attorney in Middletown, CT

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Company name

MAPFRE (MAPFRE Insurance Company of Florida)

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Insurance Defense
Litigation - Insurance

Years of Experience

6-10 yrs required


Middletown, CT

Posted on

Apr 16,2018

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Trial Attorney II (Insurance Defense) The candidate will provide professional legal services, protects the best interest of clients on assigned cases, handles litigated cases and court appearances and assists in advising the Claims Department and Company in tort, contract and insurance law. Competent knowledge of the legal system and all basics of litigation required. Handles assigned cases to conclusion by bench or jury trial and have knowledge of insurance claim, tort and contract litigation. Should have Masters Degree or equivalent, related experience. Must have 6 - 8 years - or Associates Degree equivalent plus 8 years of experience. Must have general knowledge of industry practices, standards, and concepts within field of work. Applies them to perform work requiring analytical business skills. Juris Doctor Degree from an accredited Law School and admission to the Bar in jurisdiction(s) in which the office is located and practices is required. 6-10 years of relevant legal and litigation experience required. Prior insurance defense or tort litigation experience is required. Experience with independently managing litigated cases from inception to conclusion is required. Must have advanced written and oral communication skills. Proficiency with computer software including current Windows Operation System, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook and Legal Case Management Programs. Must be able to handle a significant case load with modest trial work, communicate effectively and persuasively with clients, courts, the Claim Department and outside professional legal personnel, competently represent the organization to members of the legal community and other associations, analyze problems and recommend viable solutions relating to the management of litigation and effectively negotiate/plead cases in litigation. Closing Date:2018-05-22.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
MAPFRE (MAPFRE Insurance Company of Florida)
5959 Blue Lagoon Dr.
Suite 400
Miami, FL 33126