Insurance Defense Attorney Job in New Orleans, LA Near Me - 335153 |

Insurance Defense Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Louisiana - New Orleans

Job ID L947335153

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

2024-05-30 07:03:52

A law firm in New Orleans, LA, is seeking a skilled and experienced Insurance Defense Attorney with 2 to 7 years of experience to join their esteemed team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in insurance defense litigation and a commitment to delivering high-quality legal services. This position offers a comprehensive benefits package, including a 401(k) retirement plan, contributions to health and dental plans, a subsidized gym membership, and disability coverage.


  • Represent clients in insurance defense litigation, including drafting pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Conduct thorough legal research and analysis to support case strategies.
  • Engage in all phases of litigation, including discovery, depositions, mediations, arbitrations, and trials.
  • Develop and implement effective case strategies in collaboration with clients and senior attorneys.
  • Conduct client interviews and maintain regular client communications to provide updates and legal advice.
  • Negotiate settlements and participate in mediation and arbitration processes.
  • Manage case files efficiently, ensuring all documentation is accurate and up-to-date.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior attorneys and paralegals.
  • Ensure compliance with all legal standards and court regulations.


  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active license to practice law in the state of Louisiana.
  • 2 to 7 years of experience in insurance defense litigation.
  • Strong knowledge of federal and state court procedures and rules.
  • Excellent litigation and trial skills.
  • Effective negotiation and dispute-resolution skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


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


  • Active license to practice law in the state of Louisiana.


  • Proficiency in legal research tools and litigation software.
  • Strong organizational and case management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Strong client service orientation with the ability to build and maintain client relationships.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and legal case management software.


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

With offices from coast to coast, this full-service law company has received praise for maintaining and nourishing their diversity-friendly culture. In addition to offering legal services in over 40 specialties, this company's team has built stable, long-lasting relationships with both institutional and corporate clients. This company is widely known for its deep professional understanding and its commitment to offering a reliable and comfortable workplace environment.

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