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Insurance Coverage Associate Attorney

2/23/23 | New York, NY

Wilson Elser's New York City office currently seeks an Associate Attorney to join their growing Insurance Coverage practice group. This position is available for a hybrid schedule.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated, self-starter to build a long-term career with a growing and dynamic office of a national law firm.

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 900 attorneys, across 42 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position

  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Must be admitted to practice in the state of New York
  • 1+ years of litigation experience
  • Insurance coverage experience a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Federal court practice is an asset
  • Judicial clerkship a plus
  • Handle all aspects of litigation matters involving insurance coverage disputes
  • Analyze complex legal and factual issues
  • Draft coverage opinions, coverage letters and briefing in coverage litigation disputes
  • Develop efficient and effective resolution strategies
  • Communicate timely and effectively with clients, and provide a high level of service
  • Meet court and internal deadlines
Why Should You Apply?
  • Excellent Benefits including a 401k match
  • Professional development programs including in-house CLE and National Attorney Training
  • Unlimited PTO plan
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
  • Corporate Discount Plans
  • Competitive compensation package

The annualized salary range for this position is $95,000 to $160,000. Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience and other job-related factors permitted by law.

Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses their commitment to both their clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online or sending your credentials to and putting "NYC Insurance Coverage Associate Attorney" in the subject line.

We believe in creating a work environment free of barriers and bias, where individual outlooks and talents are respected and valued. Our firm's policy is to ensure an equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the law.


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