Attorney - Insurance Defense Litigator

New York, NY
Full Time
Practice Areas: Insurance Defense Litigation, General Liability Exp.: 3 - 5 Years
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP has an opportunity for a seasoned insurance defense litigator with experience in commercial automobile (focus on bus fleets) and general liability exposures, including New York Labor Law and other construction-related claims.

What sets Schnader apart from its competitors is its "small-firm" feel and "large firm" full service legal practice. Schnader's long-standing tradition and commitment to pro bono and public service, paired with its talented attorneys and staff, sophisticated work and high level of customer service has contributed to its reputation for superior quality legal work within a uniquely positive and friendly environment. This is a wonderful opportunity for a legal professional who enjoys serving clients in a diverse legal environment and who takes pride in and ownership of a job well done.

  • Manage files from inception to trial
  • Take depositions
  • Draft motions
  • Appear in court
  • Medical record review
  • Client reporting

  • 3 – 5 years of insurance defense litigation and general liability exposure experience
  • Commercial automobile
  • Demonstrable track record of success in liability defense
  • Experience and facility with medical records
  • Construction-related claims
  • New York Labor Law
  • NY Bar required

Highly preferred:
  • Trial experience
  • Commercial automobile (bus fleets)

Schnader offers an extensive menu of generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability, long term care, life, AD&D, supplemental life, supplemental AD&D, gap hospital, accident and critical illness insurances, flex spending (Medical, Dependent Care & Transportation) and health savings accounts, pet insurance, retirement plan as well as paid vacation, sick and holiday time. Most benefits are effective on the first of the month following date of hire.

Applicants should submit a resume, writing sample and exemplar courtroom or deposition transcript(s). Salary expectations would also be helpful.

Search firm submissions will not be accepted.

Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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