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Insurance Coverage Litigation Associate

Clyde & Co
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
  • Job Code
    48496
  • Job Type
    Law Firm Associate
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Clyde & Co is a leading, sector-focused global law firm with 440 partners, 1800 lawyers, 2500 legal professionals, and 4000 staff in over 50 offices and associated offices worldwide. The firm specializes in the sectors that move, build and power our connected world and the insurance that underpins it, including: transport, infrastructure, energy, trade & commodities and insurance. With a strong focus on developed and emerging markets, the firm has achieved compound average annual revenue growth of 15% over the last ten years, making it one of the fastest-growing law firms in the world with ambitious plans for further growth.

The Kansas City, MO office of Clyde & Co (located in Downtow Crown Center area) seeks an Associate with 6+ years of insurance coverage experience for our insurance coverage practice group. This thriving practice represents US and foreign insurers in complex, high value, high profile coverage litigation. 

Responsibilities

  • Draft pleadings and briefs;
  • Prepare correspondence to colleagues and clients;
  • Analyze insurance policies, drafting coverage opinions and providing coverage recommendations for clients;
  • Conduct legal research using Westlaw/Lexis/Nexis;
  • Draft interrogatories and document demands;
  • Review document collections in preparation for litigation;
  • Attend depositions, hearings, and mediations as required;
  • Submit filings to the court.

Requirements

Education and Experience Required

  • Admitted to practice in Missouri, additional admissions a plus;
  • Insurance coverage experience;
  • Litigation experience;
  • Federal court experience.

Skills and Abilities

  • Exceptional legal writing and communication skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects;
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly.

Principals Only

It is the policy of the Firm to recruit, hire, promote, reassign, compensate and train highly qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Categories

Industry

  • Legal Services
Posted: 2019-12-31 Expires: 2020-01-30

Clyde & Co

Clyde & Co has almost 200 lawyers across ten offices and associated offices in the United States, Canada, Brazil and Venezuela. Our lawyers in the region boast an outstanding reputation for complex insurance, transportation and dispute resolution work. If you are looking for an opportunity for both personal and professional growth, you should consider Clyde & Co.

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