Attorney-Workers Comp

A Top Firm in the Chicago area seeks a Workers Comp Attorney!

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Top Firm Seeks Workers Comp Defense Attorney!

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Top Firm Seeks Workers Comp Defense Attorney!

Job Details

Job Details

We are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Attorney specializing in Workers Compensation to join our dynamic legal team. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in handling a high volume of workers compensation cases and a deep understanding of the Illinois Workers Compensation Act. This is a permanent position offering the opportunity to work with a team of experienced attorneys, paralegals, and legal assistants. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to handle cases from inception through resolution, including litigation.

Responsibilities

1. Represent clients in all phases of workers compensation litigation, including trials, hearings, depositions, and appeals.
2. Develop and implement case strategy in conjunction with the client and claims personnel.
3. Prepare and submit legal pleadings, motions, discovery, and briefs.
4. Conduct and defend depositions of claimants, physicians, medical experts, and other parties.
5. Provide legal advice and guidance to clients and claim professionals.
6. Negotiate settlements on behalf of clients in accordance with established guidelines and strategies.
7. Maintain a high level of communication with clients, claim professionals, and other stakeholders.
8. Stay updated on developments in workers compensation law and related legal areas.
9. Participate in professional development and networking activities.

Qualifications

1. Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school.
2. Admitted to practice law in the state of Illinois.
3. Minimum of 5 years of experience as an attorney with a focus on workers compensation.
4. Thorough knowledge of the Illinois Workers Compensation Act.
5. Proven ability to handle a high volume of cases and manage a busy caseload.
6. Strong litigation skills, including trial experience.
7. Excellent negotiation skills and ability to achieve favorable settlements for clients.
8. Strong research and analytical skills.
9. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
10. Ability to work collaboratively with a team as well as independently.
11. High level of professionalism and ethical standards.
12. Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with clients and claim professionals.
13. Proficiency in using legal software and technology.
14. Willingness to participate in professional development and networking activities.
15. Commitment to providing high-quality legal representation to clients.

This is an excellent opportunity for a seasoned attorney who is passionate about representing clients in workers compensation cases. If you have the required skills and experience, we invite you to apply for this exciting and rewarding position.
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Job Details
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Location
Chicago, IL
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$130,000 - $200,000