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
Clyde & Co seeks an Associate with 2
to 6 years' experience in insurance coverage litigation to join our
thriving insurance coverage litigation group in Chicago. This practice
represents domestic and international insurers in complex, high value,
high profile coverage litigation and bad faith cases, providing
primary, excess and reinsurance coverage to municipalities, school
districts, churches and other public and private entities.
This is an excellent opportunity for an
experience attorney who is able to work within a busy and fast-paced
Responsibilities and requirements
Analyze insurance policies, draft coverage opinions and provide
coverage advice and recommendations for clients;
Conduct complex and rigorous legal research and analysis, and
Draft and review pleadings, memos, briefs, discovery, motions with
supporting briefs and other legal correspondence;
Attending depositions, hearings and mediations as required.
Education and Experience required
Admitted to practice in Illinois;
Excellent academic credentials;
2 to 6 years of complex insurance coverage litigation experience,
bankruptcy experience is real plus;
Excellent legal research, writing, and verbal communication skills;
Federal court experience;
Exceptional attention to detail;
Strong organizational and time management skills.
We offer a rewarding work environment
that supports professional growth and opportunities.
How To Apply
Thank you for your interest in Clyde & Co US LLP. Please submit a
resume and cover letter to apply.
We value diversity in our work place and 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 basisprotected by applicable law.