Staff Attorney

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West Trenton, NJ

NJM Insurance Group

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Professional

Overview: <span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Our General Claims Legal Department is seeking an attorney with a minimum of 4 years of relevant experience in handling New Jersey and Pennsylvania general insurance defense work, principally related to auto accident and premises liability issues.</span>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Supervise the handling of insurance defense litigation.</span></li> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Develop and implement litigation strategy with outside defense counsel.</span></li> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Assist General Claims staff with coverage and other miscellaneous claims questions, regulatory complaints, fraud investigations, etc.</span></li> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Prepare summaries for General Claims staff of legal developments; e.g., case law, statutory and regulatory updates.</span><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;"> &nbsp;</span></li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">JD and admission to NJ Bar required</span></li> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">4-7 years of experience handling NJ general insurance defense work</span></li> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Must have exceptional verbal and written communication skills and time management skills</span></li> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Must be decisive and have strong organizational skills</span></li> <li><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; font-family: Roboto; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Some coverage work, trial and arbitration experience is preferred and a judicial clerkship is beneficial</span></li> </ul>