Associate Attorney - Insurance Coverage

Employer
Jobot
Location
Pittsburgh
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 07, 2024
Closes
Aug 04, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
Permanent
Reputable Firm with Structured Growth

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Luke Moussalli
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Salary: $110,000 – $160,000 per year

A bit about us:

We offer individualized, client–driven, and cost–effective legal services across Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio. Our diverse practice areas encompass Business Law, Estate Planning, Intellectual Property, Employment and Labor, Real Estate, and more, providing comprehensive legal support. Known for our litigation expertise, we represent insurance carriers, defend against liability claims, and handle complex tort and industrial accident cases. Our attorneys are frequently recognized in "Best Lawyers" and Super Lawyers rankings, highlighting our excellence and expertise. Since 1975, we have grown into a multi–disciplinary practice, adept at managing business transactions, estate planning, and trade secret litigation.

Why join us?

This is exciting and complex work with lots of client contact, deposition and courtroom experience, as well as business development opportunities. We support business development efforts by new associates and promote social media, blogs, podcasts, pro bono work and community activities.

Benefits:

Competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, firm–paid downtown parking pass
Compensation package based upon candidate qualifications and experience

Job Details

We seek a full–time associate attorney for the firm's growing insurance coverage and bad faith practice group. The position also will involve working on other business litigation matters. Applicant must be licensed at minimum in Pennsylvania. Residency in the Western Pennsylvania region is preferred.

Responsibilities:

Assist lead attorneys in handling all aspects of counseling and litigation, including:
preparing insurance coverage opinion letters;
drafting pleadings;
drafting discovery requests and discovery responses;
preparing for and participating in depositions;
presenting motions; and
assisting in all aspects of dispositive motions practice and trials.

Qualifications:

Law licensure in Pennsylvania at minimum.
2–5 years experience in insurance coverage matters preferred, business litigation experience considered.
Strong, high level research and writing skills;

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