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Litigation - General Attorney in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Company name

Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

USA Fort Lauderdale, FL

Date Last Verified

Mar 21,2018

Posted on

Jan 08,2018

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Associate General Counsel The candidate will independently handle first-party insurance lawsuits from inception through trial/resolution. Will demonstrate exceptional legal research and writing skills. Draft substantive pleadings, motions, briefs, discovery and other necessary legal documents. Conduct examinations under oath. Independently evaluate and identify potential exposure and risks associated with independent cases. Maintain a leadership role within the Litigation Department, including collaborating with litigation adjusters, administrative personnel and claims personnel with the goal of obtaining identified goals. Provide leadership through mentoring legal support staff. Supervise special projects to accomplish company goals. Fully and effectively utilize available technology. Timely complete required litigation and administrative tasks. Travel throughout the state as required to meet business needs. Must have 5+ years experience. Should have Juris Doctorate Degree from an accredited law school. Must be Licensed in Florida and a member in good standing. Experience in conducting depositions and examinations under oath. Experience in all phases of litigation and trial.

Additional info

Job ID: R000513.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company
1110 West Commerical Boulevard
Suite 300
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309