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Insurance Defense Attorney / Litigation - Insurance Attorney in Cranford, NJ

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Insurance Defense
Litigation - Insurance
Litigation - Personal Injury
Litigation - Product Liability and Mass Torts

Years of Experience

Max 5 yrs required

Location

Cranford, NJ

Date Last Verified

Jul 07,2018

Posted on

Mar 09,2018

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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 firm's Financial cases.Prepares for and conducts hearings, trials, arbitrations, mediations, and depositions. Prepares and argues pre and post-trial motions. Assists colleagues in the resolution of calendar conflicts. Provides counsel to business clients on day to day issues. Monitors and reviews new laws, regulations, and case law; identifies and summarizes relevant issues; collaborates with other areas of L&R department; proactively provides advice and counsel to business unit on the impact of new laws on business; monitors counsel. Review new file assignments and approve initial pleadings, propounds discovery, and develop strategy. Contact clients. Review all documentary evidence. Prepares 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.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Juris Doctorate degree and member in good standing of New Jersey Bar. Must have 0-5 years of Insurance Defense and/or Personal Injury litigation experience. Trial and/or Arbitration experience is preferred, with flexibility to work across several disciplines. Computer skills required; experience with Microsoft Office, Lexis, and the internet.

Additional info

Job ID : 100654

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
6 Commerce Drive
Suite 2
Cranford, NJ 07016-3515