Insurance Staff Attorney (Contract)
Job Number: 7299
Job Location: Garden City, NY
Lumen Legal is partnered with a nationally recognized Fortune 500 Insurance and Financial Services Company to identify and hire a contract Insurance Staff Attorney. This contract opportunity will be for 4 to 6 months with a possible extension for two years working at our client’s office in Garden City, NY.
The hired Insurance Staff Attorney will deliver great results by:
Making court appearances.
Reviewing correspondence, pleadings, discovery, and provide appropriate reports/responses.
Conducting legal research.
Communicating with counsel of record.
Drafting and editing pleadings, discovery responses, and correspondence related to cases.
Preparing answers to interrogatories on behalf of insureds.
Review and analysis of plaintiff answers to interrogatories.
Attending court conferences.
Attending designated depositions.
Drafting of discovery motions.
The Insurance Staff Attorney hired for this role will enjoy:
Competitive hourly rate.
Exposure to one of America's premier brands.
Frequent and friendly contact with your Lumen Legal Recruiter before and after the hire.
Highly-qualified applicants will possess the following education, skills, and experience:
At least five years handling New York personal injury cases.
Licensed attorney in New York.
Lexis/Nexis Legal Research.
Working knowledge of Outlook.
Great Communication skills.
Great writing and reporting skills.
Must possess attention to detail, work ethic and ability to multi-task.
Must be willing to complete a Drug Screen and Background Check.
About us: Lumen Legal was founded in 1993. We are experts in legal staffing and outsourcing. Our clients include corporate legal departments, law firms, and government agencies across the U.S. Our focus includes document review, secondment, contract staffing, commercial contracts outsourcing, managed services, legal spend analytics, and direct hire services. As a woman-owned business certified by WBENC, we are known for our responsiveness to client needs and for providing high-quality services. We are also the primary legal staffing provider for AdvanceLaw, a consortium of 240+ forward-thinking General Counsel seeking to innovate in their legal service delivery model.