Attorney

Smith Parker Elliott, PLLC
Posted Feb 06
Full Time
Houston, Texas

Smith Parker Elliott, PLLC is looking for attorneys to add to its insurance defense section. Eligible candidates must have 1+ years of insurance litigation experience, including third-party claims. The ideal candidate will be quick thinking, motivated, able to handle their own docket and promptly move cases along, able to bill in accordance with the ABA's A/L Uniform Litigation Code Set and have significant experience handling personal injury matters. This is an excellent opportunity for attorneys interested in developing their careers and seeking substantive litigation responsibilities. Experience with first party and/or coverage issues is a plus.   We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and enjoy collaborating and supporting each other in all endeavors.    Incentives include excellent growth opportunities, a quarterly and year-end bonus program, top health/vision benefits and a home office setup.    JOB REQUIREMENTS   · No less than 1 year of insurance defense experience and must hold a current license in Texas   · Experience in third-party insurance litigation required. Additional experience in first-party or coverage actions preferred.    · Comfortable conducting and defending depositions   · Experience in a courtroom/Zoom setting   · Record billable time in accordance with the ABA's A/L Uniform Litigation Code Set   · Able to work remotely as needed   OUR MATTERS INCLUDE   · First and third-party insurance counseling and litigation   · Products liability litigation   · Simple and complex commercial counseling and litigation   · Premises liability and inadequate security litigation   · Labor and employment counseling and litigation   · Professional liability litigation and general liability counseling