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Combined Insurance Attorney in United States

Chubb's Uniondale New York House Counsel firm is seeking a skilled New York litigator for the position of Casualty Attorney. The Casualty Attorney will handle a caseload of the firm’s matters venued primarily in Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk counties.

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate must be an attorney licensed to practice before New York's State and Federal Courts, should possess 5 years of demonstrated success in litigating a wide range of New York tort matters, and should possess the professional stature and business acumen needed to be a productive member of the firm.

The successful candidate should also possess: · Experience litigating a range of general liability issues, e.g. premises liability, construction site accidents, elevator accidents, motor vehicle liability, product liability, industrial accidents, municipal liability, contractual indemnity, medical and economic damages. · Enthusiasm and aptitude for developing the ability for trying cases to a jury. · Prior success with written advocacy, e.g. summary judgment and/or appellate. · Conversance with New York State and Federal Court procedural law, pleading, discovery, motion practice and pretrial techniques and strategies · Strong oral and written advocacy skills. · Conversance with substantive law applicable to New York tort defense litigation, with the analytical skills needed to address legal issues and evaluate. · Commitment to and proficiency in effectively and strategically communicating with clients, Claim Department customers and law firm colleagues regarding litigated matters, including consistent adherence to time-sensitive formal reporting requirements. · Commitment, enthusiasm and skills to provide excellent customer service to clients, claim examiners, internal customers within firm · Technologically astute so to thrive as a litigator in a digital environment · Ability and commitment to work effectively with others, as needed. · Ability to work independently, efficiently and carefully in a high volume environment

· Excellent time management, organization and attention to detail

Job Requirements:

Candidate must possess a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school and be admitted to the practice of law by the New York State bar and the U.S. District Courts in New York; Must be a member of the Bar in good standing; Must have a valid New York State Driver’s license; Must have at least 5 years of experience successfully litigating through trial and appeal a broad range of complex and high exposure casualty insurance defense matters in state and federal court in New York; Must have in depth knowledge of current state and federal procedural and substantive law; Must be able to demonstrate effective oral and written advocacy skills and negotiation tactics; Must have ability to apply analytical skill in addressing complex legal issues; Must have demonstrated successful experience in communicating strategically with the firm’s clients, Claim Department, Court personnel and members of the legal community.

Job: *Legal

Title: Attorney

Location: null

Requisition ID: 332114

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