Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with 4 to 6 years of complex litigation experience to join its Insurance + Reinsurance Practice Group in its New York, NY office.
Robinson+Cole has one of the leading insurance coverage and litigation practices in the United States and supports leading international insurers and underwriters across multiple lines of business, including CGL, construction defect, environmental, professional liability, financial lines, and commercial property.
We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team. Admission to the bar of New York is required and admission to the bar of New Jersey is a plus. Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are preferred but not essential. The ideal candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility for all aspects of case management, including drafting briefs on critical motions, managing discovery, taking and defending depositions, arguing motions, and drafting coverage opinions. Experience in insurance policy analysis and litigating coverage disputes is preferred but not essential.
Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and two writing samples (preferably briefs not edited by others).
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