Insurance Defense Litigation Associate

Work for THE insurance defense firm of the Southeast. Partner track associate role.

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A bit about us:

Our client is a growing, highly-respected regional insurance defense firm with sixteen locations in the Southeast. They have an excellent mentorship program, bonus structure, and firm culture. They are growing their Richmond office.

Why join us?

  • PTO
  • Health insurance
  • 401k
  • STD/LTD
  • Paid parental leave
  • Mentorship program
  • Competitive bonus structure

Job Details

Job Details:
We are currently seeking a Litigation Associate to join our dynamic team. This is an exhilarating opportunity for a motivated, detail-oriented individual to showcase their skills in a fast-paced, high-stakes environment. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of cases, providing them with broad exposure and experience in the legal industry. This role requires a strong commitment to our clients, a deep understanding of the legal process, and an unwavering dedication to achieving the best possible outcomes.

Responsibilities:
As a Litigation Associate, you will be expected to:

1. Manage all aspects of the litigation process from investigation, pleadings, and discovery to pre-trial, trial, settlement, and appeal.
2. Develop and implement litigation strategies, conduct effective legal research, and draft compelling legal documents.
3. Represent clients in court and at depositions, mediations, and arbitration proceedings.
4. Provide legal advice to clients and advise them on their rights and obligations.
5. Collaborate with a team of attorneys to develop defense strategies, while also working independently on various cases.
6. Stay abreast of current legal trends and updates in insurance defense litigation.
7. Maintain strict confidentiality and professionalism at all times.

Qualifications:
The ideal candidate for the Litigation Associate role will have:

1. A J.D. degree from an accredited law school and an active member in good standing of the Virginia bar.
2. A minimum of 2+ years of litigation experience, preferably in insurance defense.
3. Proven experience in handling depositions, arbitrations, and trials.
4. Excellent communication, negotiation, and advocacy skills.
5. Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen eye for detail.
6. Proficiency in legal research tools and software.
7. Ability to manage a high volume of cases and work under pressure to meet deadlines.
8. Demonstrated commitment to professional ethics and client confidentiality.

This is a thrilling opportunity for a legal professional who is ready to take their career to the next level. If you're passionate about litigation, have a proven track record in insurance defense, and are ready to take on a challenging yet rewarding role, we encourage you to apply.
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Job Details
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Location
Richmond, VA
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$80,000 - $140,000