Insurance for drivers and riders is a critical part of our business, and we are constantly innovating in this area. The Uber Legal Team is currently searching for a Senior Insurance Counsel, with expertise in the insurance defense industry and experience managing robust insurance defense litigation. You will report to a National Senior Insurance Counsel, and be based at Uber's HQ in San Francisco, California.
What You'll Do
Work closely with the insurance litigation team on insurance matters for Uber and its entities around the world
Assist in the management of outside counsel on insurance defense matters with a regionalized focus
Manage a team of other attorneys who are dedicated to the West Region states
Manage a portfolio of insurance litigation matters throughout the West Region states
Analyze claims/litigation to effectively participate in decisions related to resolution strategy
Support new insurance initiatives
Collaborate with Counsel and Senior Counsel in Uber's Chicago hub regarding case management and defense themes.
What You'll Need
A minimum of 8 years of insurance company or law firm experience involving litigating claims/cases arising from Property and Casualty Insurance
In-house experience strongly preferred, with the know-how to manage a case through pleadings, motion practice, discovery, dispute resolution and trial
Management or supervisory experience over other attorneys preferred
Solid case evaluation abilities, critical thinking skills and the capacity to oversee a large portfolio of matters
First chair mediation or trial experience preferred