Vienna office of our client seeks attorney with 2+ years of experience in workers' compensation and insurance defense liability law. The candidate should have VA Bar admission. DC Bar admission is optional.
Candidate will work for Insurance defense litigation firm. Will have 2-5 years litigation experience and will be admitted to practice in Virginia. Admission to practice in West Virginia is a plus. Will have strong research and writing skills as well as motions practice experience.
Senior Trial Attorney
The candidate will 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.
The candidate will represent insureds of Selective Insurance in the defense of litigated claims in an expanding and solid, well-managed, Staff Counsel organization. Actively defend insureds of Selective Insurance without the requirement of engaging in client development or needing to bill a set amount of hours per year. Dictates/prepares pleadings, motions, briefs, letters, memoranda, reports, articles, etc. using the Companyâ€™s legal case management s...