Associate Attorney

Liberty Mutual Insurance
Published
June 21, 2021
Location
Buffalo, NY
Category
Legal  
Job Type

Description

Please note: This role is an in office attorney supporting trial attorneys and will not make appearances. It is a great opportunity to learn the civil litigation process with respect to insurance defense. We are considering candidates who are currently admitted to the NYS bar.

The compensation for this role is $56,400/year.

At Liberty Mutual, we’re committed to delivering exceptional legal services to our customers around the world, working to uphold and protect our policyholders’ rights and positively impacting our business. As an Assistant Field Counsel at Liberty Mutual, you’ll join a diverse team that values a healthy work/life balance, and you’ll enjoy benefits that include eligible performance bonuses, 20 days of flexible time off each year, personal holidays, a pension plan and a 401(k) plan with matching contributions. If you’re looking for a place to build a long-term career while making a positive difference—with no travel required or personal legal appearances—consider joining our legal team.

We encourage you to apply and bring your expertise if you’re a:

  • Collaborative teammate: You’ll provide remote legal support and expertise to trial attorneys across the country as they represent Liberty Mutual and our policyholders in civil litigation and workers’ compensation matters.
  • Strategic partner: Following our litigation protocols, you will work with the local trial attorney to develop appropriate legal strategies for all stages of litigation and share them with claims representatives and policyholders.
  • Detail-oriented thinker: Leaving no stone unturned, you’ll research applicable laws and conduct appropriate written discovery as needed.
  • Effective communicator: You’ll develop and render clear, unambiguous legal opinions and strategies, and draft legal documents including pleadings and motions.

Job Specifications:
Reference: 2021-38577
Category: Legal
Primary Location: Buffalo, NY
Additional Locations:
Schedule: Full-Time

Salary: USD-$50,000.00-–-$56,400.00-/-Year
Education Level: Juris Doctor
Travel: As Needed