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Job Title Insurance Coverage Litigation Attorney - Professional Liability
Job Location Atlanta
Job Type Lawyers/Attorneys

Clyde & Co's Atlanta office seeks a highly motivated experienced attorney with 6+ years of experience in third-party insurance coverage advice and litigation. The position involves representation of international and domestic insurers with regards to a wide range of insurance products, including professional liability, director and officers', cyber-risk, media, and commercial general liability policies. The opportunity is suited to someone who thrives within a busy, stimulating and fast-paced team environment, and has a strong interest in working on complex insurance coverage matters.

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Responsibilities and requirements

  • Analyze insurance policies, drafting coverage opinions and providing coverage advice and recommendations to clients;
  • Conduct complex and rigorous legal research and analysis, and draft memoranda;
  • Draft and review pleadings, memos, briefs, discovery, motions with supporting briefs and other legal correspondence;
  • Prepare formal correspondence to opposing counsel and other parties;
  • Attend depositions, hearings, and mediations as required.

Education and Experience

  • Excellent academic credentials;
  • Admitted to practice in Georgia;
  • 6+ years of experience in complex third-party insurance coverage litigation matters;
  • Strong experience in professional liability. Experience in D&O and/or cyber-risk and media policies is a real plus;
  • Litigation experience.

Skills and Abilities Required

  • Excellent legal research, writing and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong organizational and time management skills;
  • Ability to handle matters of a highly sensitive nature;
  • Ability to handle time sensitive matters, sometimes several simultaneously;
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects;
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly.

How To Apply

Thank you for your interest in Clyde & Co US LLP. Please submit a resume and cover letter to apply.

- Principals Only-

We offer a rewarding work environment that supports professional growth and opportunities. 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 basis protected by applicable law.

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.

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This is the job description as constituted at present; however the Firm reserves the right to reasonably amend it in accordance with the changing needs of the business.