This individual manages the direct defense of select claims litigation cases as assigned by the Litigation Manager. The Internal Lawyer will be the Attorney of record and will also serve as a Litigation Specialist managing cases through outside counsel where the case does not meet the criteria established below for Staff Counsel to manage. Supervises a Legal Analyst as necessary to accomplish the role responsibilities.
Juris Doctor Degree is required. Mid-level experience required to handle litigation and all levels of claim processing and demonstrated ability to evaluate large and complex claims.
Must be willing to work flexible hours and be adaptable to an evolving compliance function.
Strong inter-personal and diplomacy skills.
Proficiency with Microsoft office applications, including Outlook, Word and Excel is required.