Job Details

Litigation - General Attorney in Glastonbury, CT

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Company name

The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Glastonbury, CT

Date Last Verified

Mar 20,2018

Posted on

Jan 24,2018

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Profile

Trial Attorney Duties: Investigates and manages cases of low exposure and complexity in civil litigation from the inception of the lawsuit until conclusion through dismissal, settlement or trial. Works with adjuster and clients to resolve claims as expeditiously and efficiently as possible. Handles a high volume caseload consisting of small cases of low exposure and complexity. Meets with clients and claims professionals to resolve cases in the most cost effective manner. Answers and develops theories and affirmative defenses to incoming lawsuits. Engages in routine motion practice, discovery and research. Handles routine trials and arbitrations of moderate exposure. Other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: Admitted to the Bar and must be licensed to practice law in the jurisdictions where assigned. 2+ years litigation experience. Knowledge and ability to assist, defend or plead for another. Knowledge and ability to deliberately and precisely exchange thoughts and opinions with one or more persons and to effectively translate legal language and ideas into layman’s terms. Must have the ability to categorize and prioritize work and information to effectively maximize productivity. Computer literacy, including proficiency in MS Word, Lexis/Westlaw, and daily management of e-mail and calendar. Able to work in a team environment with other attorneys, adjusters and other claims professionals and support staff. Ability to follow up step by step on inquiry or observation; to trace or track, search or examine with care and accuracy. Specifically, must take evidence that may be used in reaching a legal conclusion. Must demonstrate the ability to locate cases, treaties, codified laws and statutes aimed at the discovery and interpretation of law and to draw a reasonable and accurate conclusion or render an opinion there from. Appropriate courtroom behavior, attire and decorum and is familiar with the rules and regulations that govern proceedings and conduct in courts of law or other legal forums and tribunals. Dedication to providing the highest professional service to clients and claims professionals

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc.
95 Glastonbury Blvd
400,
Glastonbury, CT 06033