Job Details

Trial Attorney

Company name

Kemper Corporation.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jan 18, 2021

Valid Through

May 03, 2021

Posted on

Jan 12, 2021

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Chicago, IL, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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Trial Attorney
Responsibilities: Handles legal work on assigned cases Aggressively pursues files referred to Staff Counsel by the Claims Department. Creates and maintains a documented strategy for case handling in each assigned case to include a synopsis of the intangible factors, i.e. the judge, plaintiff attorney, aggravating factors, etc. Develops, organizes and maintains document files consisting of pleadings, briefs and memorandums. Prepares and submits timely status reports to claims handlers on all significant activities as they occur, but at no greater than 60-day intervals. Ensures that all files are properly documented and organized. Provides prompt and timely responses to all telephone calls and correspondence. Utilizes and/or ensures use of case management software for maintaining notes, diary, calendar, billing, etc., on cases assigned to Staff Counsel and in accordance with established Company operating guidelines, procedures and legal and ethical requirements/guidelines.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: 3+ years of experience as a trial attorney. Handling of insurance defense work is preferred. Member of the State Bar, while maintaining all necessary licensing and continuing education requirements.

Additional info

Job Id R-21-0011845

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kemper Corporation.
One East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601-1802
Phone: 312-661-4600