|Field Counsel – Boston|
|Insurance defense attorney needed – 2 positions: 0-5 years and 5-15 years experience. The more experienced position is for an attorney who will handle more complex and higher-exposure cases.|
|Essential Duties and Responsibilities:|
Use Litigation Protocols to develop and revise appropriate legal strategy for discovery, investigation, handling and trial/hearing of cases or matters
Conduct necessary and appropriate discovery, hearings, trials, depositions, oral arguments, mediations, arbitrations and similar proceedings.
Research the law applicable to cases or matters; drafts legal documents, pleadings, motions, briefs and opinions as required. If requested, conduct settlement negotiations.
Advise, communicate and confer with Claims Representatives and Insured Clients, rendering clear, unambiguous legal opinions and advice. Personally meet with, and maintain good relations and communications with Claims Representatives and Insured Clients as required.
|Minimum Qualifications and Skills:|
|Must be admitted to the Mass. bar. Both positions require driving on a regular basis to courts and venues throughout the Commonwealth, therefore a vehicle and valid driver’s license are also required.
For the less experienced position, some deposition practice and courtroom experience is a plus.
For the more experienced position, the candidate should have demonstrated trial and discovery experience.
|Applicants must fill out an on-line application on Liberty Mutual’s website, http://www.libertymutual.com. Scroll to the bottom of the home screen and follow the careers link, then follow to Legal.|
|Who should be contacted for further information on this opportunity?|