Litigation Attorney - Mid-Level Associate

Clyde & Co
Posted Feb 06
Full Time
Miami, Florida

Description

Clyde & Co seeks a litigator with 4-6 years of experience to join our newest Miami partners, a dynamic team.

Clyde & Co strengthens insurance group with hire of leading insurance litigators in Miami : Clyde & Co (clydeco.com)

This is an excellent opportunity for an attorney with litigation experience who has an interest in working on complex insurance and commercial disputes.

This thriving practice represents insurers in high-stakes disputes, litigating coverage issues and defending insurers in bad faith disputes and insurance class actions, in matters involving general liability insurance, property and casualty insurance, directors and officers liability insurance, first party property, professional liability insurance, and life insurance.

Responsibilities And Requirements

  • Draft and review pleadings, briefs, interrogatories, and other legal correspondence and litigation documents;
  • Prepare formal correspondence to opposing counsel and other parties;
  • Attend and conduct depositions, hearings, and mediations as required;
  • Analyze insurance policies, draft coverage opinions and provide coverage recommendations for clients; and
  • Conduct complex and rigorous legal research and analysis, and draft memoranda.

Education And Experience Required

  • Admitted to practice in Florida;
  • Excellent academic credentials;
  • 4 to 6 years of experience, with commercial litigation or insurance coverage litigation experience preferred;
  • Experience or interest in working on complex insurance coverage matters;
  • Excellent legal research, writing, and verbal communication skills;
  • Exceptional attention to detail;
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

Clyde & Co is a leading global law firm, helping organizations successfully navigate risk and maximize opportunity in the sectors that underpin global trade and commercial activity and enable global prosperity, namely: insurance, aviation, marine, construction, energy, trade and natural resources. Globally integrated, Clyde & Co offers a comprehensive range of contentious and non-contentious legal services and commercially-minded legal advice to businesses operating across the world. It is committed to operating in a responsible way by progressing towards a diverse and inclusive workforce that reflects the communities and clients it serves and provides an environment in which everyone can realize their potential; using its legal and professional skills to support its communities through pro bono work, volunteering and charitable partnerships; and minimizing the impact it has on the environment including through a commitment to the SBTi Net-Zero standard and the setting of ambitious emissions reduction targets. The firm has 490 partners, 2400 lawyers, 3200 legal professionals and 5500 people overall in nearly 70 offices and associated offices worldwide. For more information please visit www.clydeco.com .

Our Values

Our values are the principles that guide the decisions we make, unite us in our endeavors and strengthen our delivery, for our clients and our firm. We:

  • Work as one - We are a globally connected team of talented people who act with a firm-first mentality to achieve success
  • Excel with clients - We aim high and challenge ourselves to deliver unique excellence for our clients, keeping them at the center of everything we do
  • Celebrate difference - We help each other to be at our best and believe our differences result in greater achievement
  • Act boldly - We seek new opportunities, take action and learn as we go, recognizing that curiosity drives our development and contributes to growth

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 workplace, 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.

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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.