Summary of Duties
The litigation specialist directs, plans, and coordinates litigation activity for all policies with the exception of workers’ compensation for both in-house and field adjusting personnel. Specific duties include handling litigation files with approved defense counsel from first notice of lawsuit through conclusion; monitors performance of all attorneys within designated specialty in both quantitative and qualitative terms; works with vice president of claims to establish technical policies and procedures; assists in development implementation and compliance of litigation management plan; conducts annual audit of open and closed litigation with attorneys who are approved for use by MBG, rates each attorney with respect to expense containment and quality of work; attends CRG trial conferences, depositions and meditations as needed; and performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned or directed.
Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education and experience combination; proficient interpersonal relations and communications skills (both written and verbal); thorough knowledge of claims; strong analytical and problem solving skills; capacity to work well independently; moderate computer knowledge; minimum of ten years’ experience with investigation, management, and negotiation of liability claims in MBG states of operation (Pennsylvania and Maryland).
A ‘remote work’ option in MBG’s Pennsylvania or Maryland territory is a consideration for an external candidate who possesses the right combination of desired skill set and insurance litigation experience.
Full benefits package, including health, dental reimbursement, vision, 401(k) and Roth 401(k), and PTO, starts the first of the month following employment. Please visit our Web site to learn more about us and why you might want to work with us.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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This is a full-time position.
Posted on July 13, 2020.