Insurance Coverage / Bad Faith Defense Attorney Job in Saint Louis, MO Near Me - 312417 |

Insurance Coverage / Bad Faith Defense Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Missouri - Saint Louis

Job ID 3P95312417

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 5 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Insurance CoverageInsurance Defense - General

2024-04-21 23:05:28

A law firm is seeking an Insurance Coverage/Bad Faith Defense Attorney:

Job Overview: The Insurance Coverage/Bad Faith Defense Attorney will be responsible for managing complex litigation cases related to insurance coverage and bad faith. This role requires a high level of expertise, including 5+ years of experience, strong communication skills, and the ability to independently handle intricate legal matters.


  • Independently manage cases through the entire litigation process, as well as collaborate with the case team when necessary.
  • Conduct thorough fact investigations to gather evidence and build a strong defense.
  • Handle document productions and perform various discovery tasks.
  • Prepare witnesses for deposition, ensuring their effective testimony.
  • Take and defend depositions, representing clients during legal proceedings.
  • Prepare pleadings, briefs, and motions to support clients' cases.
  • Review and analyze insurance policies, contracts, and other legal documents.
  • Prepare detailed insurance coverage opinions to guide legal strategies.
  • Prepare for court hearings and attend them as required.
  • Contribute to trial preparation and attend trials when necessary.


  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in insurance coverage and bad faith litigation defense.
  • Active licensure in Missouri and Kansas.
  • Ideal candidates will also be licensed in Arkansas.
  • The ability to work independently on complex cases.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficiency in legal writing, contract analysis, and legal research.


  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.


  • Active bar admission in Missouri and Kansas (Arkansas admission is a plus).


  • Expertise in insurance coverage and bad faith litigation.
  • Case management and litigation strategy capabilities.
  • Witness preparation and deposition skills.
  • Strong communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Legal writing proficiency.
  • Contract and legal document analysis expertise.

Benefits offered:

  • Competitive compensation.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including 401K matching.
  • Free medical, dental, and vision insurance options for eligible employees.

Founded almost three decades back, this law firm focuses on obtaining the best results for its clients in a timely, efficient, and cost-effective manner. The firm's practice areas include aviation law, business law, civil and complex litigation, construction law, employment law, environmental law, fidelity and surety laws, insurance law, pharmaceutical law, products liability, professional liability, and regional and national litigation management. The attorneys here are especially qualified to evaluate and advise clients in specialized areas such as communications, consumer information, product warnings, and regulatory compliance.

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