Insurance Defense Litigation Attorney
A major insurance organization has an immediate need for an attorney licensed in Iowa for an insurance defense litigation opening.
In this role you will be working on multiple cases in preparation for trial. The cases revolve around premises liability and bodily injury (e.g., auto accidents, slip and fall, etc).
This is a temporary position expected to last for 4 months in duration. An extension is possible and there's the potential this role will turn permanent.
Local travel from county to county will be required.
Work will be full-time (40 hours/week).
location: Des Moines, Iowa
job type: Contract
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Law Degree
experience: 2 Years
Primary duties include:
(i) tasks associated with the discovery process (e.g., taking depositions, preparing interrogatories, drafting discovery requests, etc.)
(ii) making appearances in court;
(iii) drafting pleadings and motions;
(iv) case evaluations
(1) An active license (in good standing) to practice law in Iowa.
(2) 2+ years' experience as a plaintiff's personal injury attorney OR as an insurance defense litigator.
(3) Familiarity with litigation stemming from bodily injury (auto accidents, slip and fall, etc).
(4) Strong writing and communication skills.
If interested, please respond immediately for more information.
skills: Insurance Defense
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