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Insurance Defense Attorney in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Insurance Defense
Litigation - Personal Injury

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

USA Fort Lauderdale, FL

Date Last Verified

Sep 20,2018

Posted on

Jul 24,2018

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Trial Attorney The candidate will represent insured’s of the company in the defense of low to moderate to exposure bodily injury and Property damage law suits. 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.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Juris Doctorate degree and member in good standing of Rhode Island State Bar. Up to five(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. Ability to work well with others on a team of attorneys, paralegals, administrative assistants, supervised by an attorney Lead Counsel. Must be able to handle a large caseload. Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills are key to working with a variety of internal and external contacts as well as for preparing reports, pleadings, and correspondence, collaborating with others, etc. Will work independently as well as part of a cohesive team. Ability to travel. Will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

Additional info

Job ID : 108677

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
1040 Bayview Dr Ste 130
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304