Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney

Work for THE insurance defense firm of the Southeast. Partner track associate role with an amazing firm culture.

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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 pride themselves on being the go-to shop for the insurance industry, their insureds and self-insureds. They are over 250 attorneys. They have big firm benefits and technology but also the local partners are empowered to make the best decisions for their specific offices. They are proud to mentor associates and partnership is a reality at this firm.

Why join us?

  • PTO
  • Generous bonus structure
  • Health insurance
  • 401k
  • Paid parental leave
  • Mentorship program

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.

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.

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 South Carolina 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.king to add a Litigation Attorney to their Myrtle Beach office. Attorneys with two or more years of civil litigation experience are encouraged to apply. Insurance defense experience is preferred, but not required. Candidates must be licensed to practice in South Carolina.

Job Details:
Are you a passionate, driven, and experienced attorney with a focus on Insurance Defense Litigation? We are currently seeking a dynamic and highly skilled Permanent Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney to join our established and prestigious legal team. Our firm is renowned for its dedication to providing superior legal services in the insurance defense sector. This role presents an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to demonstrate their expertise in the field and contribute to our ongoing success.

As a Permanent Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney, your key duties will include:

1. Representing insurance companies and their policyholders in civil litigation matters.
2. Handling all aspects of insurance defense litigation from inception to resolution.
3. Conducting legal research and analysis to develop effective defense strategies.
4. Drafting legal documents including pleadings, motions, briefs, discovery requests, and responses.
5. Taking and defending depositions of parties and expert witnesses.
6. Negotiating settlements on behalf of clients.
7. Representing clients in court, presenting evidence, and making persuasive arguments.
8. Keeping clients informed of case progress and providing legal counsel as needed.
9. Collaborating with team members to ensure a comprehensive defense strategy.

The ideal candidate for the Permanent Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney position must possess the following qualifications:

1. Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school.
2. Admission to the South Carolina state bar and in good standing.
3. A minimum of 2+ years of experience in insurance defense litigation.
4. Proven experience in taking and defending depositions.
5. Exceptional knowledge of insurance laws and regulations.
6. Excellent negotiation skills with a track record of successful settlements.
7. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
8. Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
9. Ability to manage multiple cases independently and meet deadlines.
10. High ethical standards and professional integrity.

This role is a perfect fit for an attorney who thrives in a fast-paced environment, has a passion for the legal industry, and is committed to providing exceptional service to clients. If you're ready to take your career to the next level and make a significant impact in a growing firm, we would love to hear from you.
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Myrtle Beach, SC
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$90,000 - $140,000