Job Details

Insurance Defense Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Insurance Defense
Litigation - General/Commercial
Litigation - Insurance

Years of Experience

Max 5 yrs required

Location

USA Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Jul 07,2018

Posted on

May 17,2018

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Profile

Trial Attorney The candidate will represent insured’s of Allstate and the Company in the defense of low to moderate to exposure bodily injury and Property damage law suits. Will assess liability and damages and develop defenses to allegations and/or pursuit of Subrogation for a successful resolution of cases. Effectively negotiate settlements including all aspects of liability and damages. Attend hearings and conduct trials. Argue motions; take effective depositions of lay and expert witnesses. Consult with clients, opposing counsel and the judiciary. Coordinate the case handling with claims personnel. Complete necessary system documentation. Assist other attorneys in resolving calendar conflicts. Effectively negotiate settlements including all aspects of liability and damages. Attend hearings and conduct trials. Argue motions; take effective depositions of lay and expert witnesses. Consult with clients, opposing counsel and the judiciary. Coordinate the case handling with claims personnel. Complete necessary system documentation. Assist other attorneys in resolving calendar conflicts.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Juris Doctorate degree and member in good standing of Illinois State Bar. Must have 0-5 years Insurance Defense, Subrogation and/or Personal Injury litigation experience. Trial and/or Arbitration experience is preferred, with flexibility to work across several disciplines that may include SIU, PIP, UM and Subrogation. No Fault and/or SIU experience is a plus. Computer skills required; experience with Microsoft Office, Lexis, and the internet.

Additional info

Job ID :105775

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
6315 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60646