C. WinChell Agency
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Job Code:

21051
Category:

Professional Liability/Environmental Claims
State:

NY

Title:

Employment Practices Liability Claims Counsel

Contact Phone:

(570) 839-1280

Base Pay Low:

$85,000

Base Pay High:

$110,000

Benefits:

Benefits

City:

Westchester

Description:

This position involves interpretation of coverage and requires collaboration with and management of outside counsel in analyzing and resolving claims within designated limits of authority. The Claims Attorney is responsible for investigating and analyzing liability and damages exposure, drafting and issuance of coverage position letters, and development of strategies for resolution of litigated and non-litigated Employment Practices Liability claims. The Claims Attorney is also responsible for determination of probable loss exposure and establishment of reserves, as well as maintenance of claim files and documents in accordance with company policy and procedure. This individual will report directly to the Employment Practices Liability Claims Manager and will work claims with limited supervision from his or her desk. Contact insureds, perform independent investigations, and communicate the company’s coverage position. Draft own coverage letters, complete authority requests and resolve claims as appropriate within defined authority with limited management oversight.

Requirement:

Juris Doctor (JD) required. 2-5 years of relevant legal experience or 2+ years of relevant claims handling experience. Intermediate proficiency and experience in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Travel up to 15%.


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