Would you like to handle your own cases, conduct depositions, attend court conferences and perform trial work?
Are you passionate about supporting your clients and achieving success? If so, then let us tell you more about Liberty Mutual’s Insurance Defense practice.
You will have the opportunity to litigate cases in the northern Indiana area and represent the Company and its policyholders in civil litigation matters involving claims for money damages or compensation for personal injury, workers’ compensation or property damage of a moderate value with moderately complex legal issues.
You will gain experience working for a major insurance company in a collaborative and inclusive environment that includes annual performance bonuses, work/life balance, 20 days flexible time off per year, personal holidays, 401k with a match and a pension plan.
You will use Litigation Protocols to develop and revise appropriate legal strategy for discovery, investigation, handling and trial/hearing of cases or matters; advises communicate and develop those strategies and personally meet with our claims representatives and insured clients to render clear, unambiguous legal opinions and advice.
Understand and creatively use technology; apply technology to the process of law to improve quality and reduce cost. Possess the skills necessary to use technology to work remotely. Capable of working with office staff who are remotely located.
You will conduct necessary and appropriate discovery, hearings, trials, depositions, oral arguments, mediations, arbitrations and similar proceedings. Researches the law applicable to cases or matters; drafts legal documents, pleadings, motions, briefs and opinions as required. If requested, conducts settlement negotiations.
Remains current with developments in the law; understands medical, scientific, construction, products, engineering or similar issues and defenses involved with cases or matters.
Prepares and conducts training sessions for the Legal, Claims or other departments as required.
Completion of law school with LLB or JD and admission to the bar.
Current Bar Member in the State of Indiana required.
A minimum of 3 successful years’ experience as an attorney. Significant courtroom/trial experience strongly preferred.
The individual is required to have a general knowledge of insurance law and specific understanding of the operations and requirements of insured clients, customers and Liberty Mutual.
The ability to effectively communicate and persuade by printed or spoken word is critical.
Experience and ability appropriate to the level of cases or matters handled.
Internal Number: 114232
About Liberty Mutual
Since 1912, we've grown our organization into the sixth largest global property and casualty insurer - based on 2019 gross written premium - by maintaining our commitment to the belief that progress happens when people feel secure. At Liberty Mutual Insurance we work hard every day to support our customers and our people, so they can protect their families, build their businesses and invest in their futures.
We are headquartered in Boston, but our people, our customers and our reach span the globe. So to better serve our global customers and employees, we are organized into three business units.