Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with five to six years of complex commercial litigation or insurance disputes to join its Insurance + Reinsurance Practice Group in its Pleasantville, NY or New York City office.
Robinson+Cole has one of the leading insurance coverage and litigation practices in the United States and supports leading international insurers and underwriters across multiple lines of business, from CGL and construction defect to commercial property, to professional liability and financial lines.
We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team. Admission to the NY Bar is required.
Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are preferred but not essential. The ideal candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility for overseeing complex commercial litigation, such as securities class action and shareholder derivative litigation, including drafting summaries of critical motions and other key litigation documents, drafting coverage opinions and participating in all other aspects of analyzing and resolving complex commercial litigation. Experience in insurance policy analysis, preparing coverage opinions, and litigating coverage disputes, is preferred but not essential.
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Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 firm, provides legal solutions to businesses, from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies and from nonprofits and education institutions to municipalities and state government. By cultivating a thorough understanding of our clients’ industry and the nature and structure of their business, risk tolerance, and budget, our lawyers tailor legal strategies that align with the overall business needs of our clients. Since our founding in 1845, commitment to our clients and their success has distinguished the firm. Our success hinges on our clients’ success. When they achieve their objectives as they planned and at the cost they expected, we have succeeded.
We seek candidates with presence, maturity, and self-confidence, capable of handling a variety of challenging cases and social contexts. Our lawyers are dedicated to the practice of law and demonstrate a strong desire to excel within the profession. By working cooperatively together, the members of the firm achieve the important common goal of providing excellent legal representation to our clients.