Overview

Location: Portland, Oregon, 97204, United States
Posted: 2020-12-07
Position Title: Insurance Litigation Associate
Company Name: Bullivant Houser Bailey PC
Sector: Professional Services
Job Type: Full-Time

The Portland office of Bullivant Houser is growing our insurance practice and seeking to hire a full-time attorney to join our nationally-recognized litigation and insurance coverage team.

Our team of skilled coverage lawyers work collaboratively to counsel and defend clients in claim-related, regulatory and extra-contractual matters. This position will have the opportunity to handle significant responsibility in all phases of litigation including motion practice, discovery, and case management, as well as handling hearings, depositions, arbitrations, and trials. The work may also involve non-litigated insurance coverage work, including research, writing opinion letters, and advising insurers on their obligations with respect to claims-handling and coverage issues.

Bullivant cares about our people and we are dedicated to the long-term professional development of our attorneys. Working with us means that you will enjoy a respectful environment that celebrates diverse backgrounds and experiences. We strongly believe our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion strengthens our ability to serve our clients, enhances our culture and supports our communities in which we live and work.

During these extraordinary times, we utilize technology that allows our lawyers and staff to work seamlessly from home and enables collaboration with colleagues quickly and easily. While you would join our firm working fully remotely while health safety orders remain in effect, this will not diminish your onboarding experience nor opportunities for regular mentorship. Our firm remains dedicated to the long-term professional development of our attorneys.

We are looking for forward-thinking professionals who are committed to helping us meet our clients’ challenging legal issues. Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • An exceptional academic record, along with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to develop creative legal strategies
  • Demonstrated trial experience and/or trial preparation experience
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the proven ability to handle multiple tasks and work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment
  • Eager to assume responsibility
  • Optimistic outlook that thrives in a dynamic work setting
  • Values diversity and teamwork
  • Must be admitted to practice in Oregon

To protect our candidates and interviewers well-being and safety, all interviews will be conducted via phone and video. Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and 5-7 page writing sample to Carol O’Connell at .

Bullivant Houser Bailey is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Insurance Litigation Associate Insurance Litigation Associate Insurance Litigation Associate

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