Insurance Defense Attorney Job in Ridgeland, MS Near Me - 334985 |

Insurance Defense Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Mississippi - Ridgeland

Job ID KXZC334985

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 7 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Insurance Defense - General

2024-05-29 22:26:02

A law firm based in Ridgeland, MS, is seeking an experienced Insurance Defense Attorney with 2-7 years of practice. The successful candidate will handle a variety of complex legal matters related to insurance claims and disputes. The firm offers competitive benefits, including a 401(k) retirement plan, health and dental contributions, subsidized gym membership, and disability coverage.


  • Represent clients in insurance defense litigation, covering property, casualty, and liability claims.
  • Conduct thorough legal research and prepare pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Engage in all phases of litigation, including discovery, depositions, and trial preparation.
  • Provide clients with strategic legal advice and negotiate settlements.
  • Attend court hearings, trials, and mediations as required.
  • Maintain accurate and organized case files.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and support staff to manage caseload efficiently.
  • Stay updated on changes in insurance law and relevant legal precedents.


  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active license to practice law in Mississippi.
  • 2-7 years of experience in insurance defense litigation, demonstrating successful case outcomes.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proficiency in legal research tools and software.
  • Commitment to maintaining high ethical standards.


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


  • Active membership in good standing with the Mississippi State Bar.


  • Comprehensive understanding of insurance defense law and litigation procedures.
  • Strong negotiation and advocacy skills.
  • Proficiency in legal research and writing.
  • Effective time management and multitasking abilities.
  • Familiarity with case management software and legal databases.


  • 401(k) retirement plan with firm contributions.
  • Contributions to health and dental plans.
  • Subsidized gym membership.
  • Disability coverage.

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