Insurance Coverage Associate New York NY
Job ID: 16526
We are currently seeking highly skilled and experienced Associates with 3-7 years’ insurance coverage litigation experience to join our esteemed client’s New York team. As an Insurance Coverage Litigation Associate, you will play a critical role in representing insurance companies in coverage disputes and providing invaluable advice on a wide range of coverage matters. This is an exceptional opportunity to become part of a growing global law firm known for its excellence and commitment to client success.
- Represent insurance companies in coverage disputes, ensuring the best interests of clients are effectively advocated.
- Advise insurance companies on various coverage matters, offering strategic solutions and guidance.
- Litigate in both New York State and Federal Court under general liability policies, with a focus on Labor Law claims, construction defect claims, personal and advertising injury claims, and contribution claims.
- Analyze insurance policies and other relevant contracts to provide comprehensive assessments and recommendations.
- Manage all phases of the litigation process, including drafting motions, pleadings, initial disclosures, discovery demands, discovery responses, and other court documents.
- Demonstrate solid courtroom experience and effectively handle conferences and appeals.
- Draft settlement agreements, conduct depositions, and engage in arbitration or trial proceedings as necessary.
- Minimum of 3 years of law firm insurance coverage and litigation experience, specifically within the New York jurisdiction.
- Must be licensed to practice law in New York; additional licensure in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, or Delaware is a significant advantage.
- Possess superior research, writing, and communication skills, enabling the effective presentation of complex legal arguments.
- Proficiency in analyzing insurance policies and related contracts to provide accurate assessments and recommendations.
- Proven ability to handle all phases of the litigation process, including drafting various legal documents and managing discovery.
- Strong courtroom experience, including conferences and appeals, is highly desired.
- Experience with arbitration and/or trial proceedings will be beneficial to succeed in this role.
Salary Range: $120,000-$160,000
For immediate consideration please send your resume to Yesi Mena at firstname.lastname@example.org