C. WinChell Agency
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Job Code:

20216
Category:

Professional Liability/Environmental Claims
State:

NY

Title:

Professional Liability Claims Counsel / Examiner

Contact Phone:

(570) 839-1280

Base Pay Low:

$Open

Base Pay High:

$Open

Benefits:

Benefits

City:

Westchester

Description:

Handle claims for Employment Practices Liability, Miscellaneous Professional Liability, Architects & Engineers and Contractors Professional Liability lines of business. Self-motivated, proactive individual to manage and evaluate professional liability claims on various lines of business. This position involves interpretation of coverage and requires collaboration with outside counsel in analyzing and resolving claims within designated limits of authority. Manage investigations of professional liability claims, including analysis of coverage issues and drafting of coverage letters. Coordinate discovery and litigation strategy with outside counsel and implement appropriate strategy for timely and cost effective resolution. Analyze liability and projected expenses and establish appropriate case reserves. Report to senior management and underwriters on industry trends, risks and claim activities. Participate in mediations/settlement conferences and negotiate settlements. Travel may be required. Deliver exceptional customer service by developing and maintaining relationships with policyholders, brokers and outside counsel.

Requirement:

Juris Doctor and 2-5 years of relevant legal experience or a Bachelor’s Degree and 1-3 years of relevant claims handling experience. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


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