GEICO seeks a Rhode Island licensed attorney in good standing with 1-2 years of personal injury litigation experience or up to 3 years of general litigation experience to work in its Providence Staff Counsel Office. The candidate will handle automobile accident defense litigation including first and third party personal injury and property damage claims. Under supervision, the attorney will be expected to manage files from start through resolution. This position requires travel within the geographic area covered by the office, including coverage of depositions, arbitration hearings, mediations and court appearances. Essential functions include legal research, preparation of legal briefs, opinions and memoranda, rendering opinions on liability, damages and value of claims as well as coverage issues as requested by the Claims Department. Functions will also include preparation of pleadings, motions and discovery requests and responses, as well as conducting depositions/examinations under oath, mediations, arbitration hearings and trials. Salary and grade will be commensurate with experience.
For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.
Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program, including:
Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.
GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
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- Name: Geico
- Industry: Client Services