Associate Attorney needed for Lafayette office Job in Lafayette, LA Near Me - 326126 |

Associate Attorney needed for Lafayette office

Type Full-Time

Location Louisiana - Lafayette

Job ID C7ZN326126

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Insurance Defense - General

2024-02-22 00:23:02

A law firm in Lafayette, LA is seeking an Associate Attorney to specialize in Insurance Defense. Below are the job details and requirements:

Job Overview:

The Associate Attorney will be responsible for delivering top-tier legal representation to clients in Insurance Defense matters. This role involves comprehensive case management, from intake to appeal, ensuring high-quality service and cost-effective solutions.


  • Manage case intake, including assessment, evaluation, and strategizing.
  • Develop and execute case budgets efficiently.
  • Conduct thorough legal research and analysis.
  • Provide legal advice and counsel to clients.
  • Prepare and present reports and recommendations.
  • Negotiate settlements and agreements.
  • Represent clients in litigation proceedings.
  • Handle appeals when necessary.


  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to practice law in State and Federal Courts of Louisiana.
  • Certificate(s) of Good Standing from relevant governing bodies.


  • Excellent legal research and writing abilities.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and analytical thinking.
  • Ability to manage multiple cases effectively.
  • Proficiency in legal software and technology.

This position offers an opportunity to work in a dynamic legal environment focused on Insurance Defense in Lafayette, LA.

Since 1987, this firm has grown to 12 offices across the Midwest. Focusing on delivering value to the clients, the attorneys represent through early case assessments, tailored strategies, risk transfer, and handling any matter through early dismissal, targeted motion practice, timely dispute resolution, or trial. The firm has been recognized as a Top 10-rated insurance defense firm by Martindale-Hubbell.

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