Insurance Defense Attorney Job in Lexington, KY Near Me - 334989 |

Insurance Defense Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Kentucky - Lexington

Job ID PIN1334989

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 22:26:24

A law firm located in Lexington, KY, is seeking an experienced Insurance Defense Attorney with 2-7 years of experience. The role involves handling various legal matters related to insurance claims and disputes. The firm offers a comprehensive benefits package, 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 by cases.
  • Maintain accurate and organized case files and documentation.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and support staff to ensure efficient case management.
  • Stay informed about changes in insurance law and relevant legal precedents.


  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active license to practice law in Kentucky.
  • 2-7 years of experience in insurance defense litigation.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proficiency with 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 Kentucky State Bar.


  • Thorough understanding of insurance defense law and litigation procedures.
  • Strong negotiation and advocacy skills.
  • Proficiency in legal research and writing.
  • Effective time management and organizational 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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