Senior Trial Attorney-Staff Counsel
FCCI Insurance Group is a trusted provider of commercial property & casualty coverage in 19 states. We are a successful and growing organization built on the strength of our guiding principles. Our mission, corporate philosophy and core values are all indicators of the ethical manner in which our employees conduct business every day. FCCI has a reputation for excellence in products, services and employees– and it’s a great place to work!
FCCI is seeking a talented Trial Attorney to join a team of attorneys, paralegals and support staff in defending FCCI insureds in bodily injury and property damage liability lawsuits. The Trial Attorney’s responsibilities includes developing and implementing strategies to achieve team litigation objectives and obtain prompt resolution of claims, while maintaining a cooperative partnership with Claims staff in the handling of all lawsuits. The contemplated locations for the position are in FCCI’s home office in Sarasota or in the South Florida area (Dade/Broward/Palm Beach) where the Senior Trial Attorney would work remotely with full support from the Home Office in Sarasota.
The selected individual will be responsible for handling bodily injury, property damage liability and construction defect lawsuits against FCCI insureds for mediation, pre-trial, trial and post-trial resolution. In addition, the selected individual will prepare and manage pleadings, motions, discovery, depositions and any other tasks or duties necessary for the proper representation of FCCI insureds in accordance with sound litigation practices. Drive results to recognize, promote, and effectively negotiate settlement opportunities, including all aspects of liability and damages. Overall, engage in all aspects of FCCI’s Staff Counsel policies and procedures, including coordinating case handling with FCCI’s Claims Department.
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