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AVP Senior Claims Counsel

Company name

Sompo International Holdings Ltd.

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Date Last Verified

Jun 21,2019

Valid Through

Oct 04,2019

Posted on

May 22,2019

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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AVP , Senior Claims Counsel
The candidate manages and supervises three claims handlers and two claim processors. Handles certain US Aviation Liability claims and related systems and processes. Evaluate exposures and make substantive claim decisions for US Aviation claims. Proven ability to provide coverage, liability and damages analysis for complex Aviation claims, including Hull and Liability matters. Ability to proactively identify trends and exposures that may affect the Aviation portfolios. Support underwriting with legal review and policy drafting. Ensure timely and accurate reporting of exposure to underwriting and management. Ensure appropriate narrative and arithmetic reports are timely prepared and disseminated. Contribute to the success of the team by working closely with your colleagues worldwide on various projects as directed by the management and other members of Executive Team. This may include attending various industry conferences, possibly as a speaker/presenter, publishing on current claim trends and issues and assisting other offices on complex claims. Communicate with and support underwriting and other functional groups within the organization. Other duties as required by management.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 8+ years-experience required in handling complex or severe claims with a career history of increasing responsibility with Law degree required. Direct handling of complex high profile/high exposure Aviation claims with an emphasis on evaluating, handling, negotiating and settling complex matters with exposures in excess of $5M is essential. Should have meaningful legal review experience. Must have demonstrated ability to establish close working relationship with other departments including underwriting & actuarial. Should have strong negotiating, analytical, written and organizational skills. Must have excellent marketing and communication skills. Should have strong computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook and various in-house claims systems – Guidewire, Genius, Image Right is a plus).

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Sompo International Holdings Ltd.
725 South Figueroa Street
Suite 2100
Los Angeles, CA 90017

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