Defense Transportation and Trucking Litigation Associate Attorney

Houston, TX 77092

Posted: 03/27/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Legal Job Number: 18793 Pay Rate: 145,000

Job Description

Our very busy Houston Law Firm client is seeking an experienced Defense Transportation and Trucking Litigation Associate Attorney on a full-time, direct-hire basis.  The Right Associate Attorney candidate must have 5-7 years of Insurance Defense litigation involving Transportation, Personal Injury, general liability, product liability and premises liability

Law Firm Profile
Firm defends businesses, insurance companies and the trucking industry
Firm takes a team approach to its practice
Law Firm has 4 offices
Firm is client-centric and believes the client’s interests always come first
Firm is very proud of its employees and salaries are very competitive

Defense Transportation and Trucking Litigation Associate Attorney
Right candidate must be able to hit the ground running with a full caseload
Manage entire legal process from investigation to trial and negotiate settlement
Represent transportation related incident from beginning to end.
Candidate must show comprehensive legal and knowledge working with businesses, insurance companies and trucking industry
Prepare for mediations, hearings and trials
Draft motions, discovery, and related pleadings
Vast knowledge of insurance defense including transportation, personal injury, general liability, and product liability
Excellent communication with clients, courts and other office personnel
Excellent writing skills required
Candidate must be excellent at settlement negotiations
You must exhibit strong work ethics, meet deadlines, and achieve results for the clients
The ideal candidate should have experience in general liability, product liability, personal injury, transportation, and other claims involving litigation defense

Defense Transportation and Trucking Litigation Associate Attorney Background
Candidate must have 5-7 years of Insurance Defense Transportation experience
The applicant must be in good standing with the Texas State Bar
Prior experience prepping from ntake to courthouse
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Attorney must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
Candidate must possess the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
Candidate must be punctual and enjoy working in a team environment
Candidate must be able to multi-task in a very fast-paced environment
Candidate must have superior organizational skills

Law Firm Features and Benefits
This Firm represents Insurance, Trucking, Tractor/Trailer, Bus, Crane clients
Healthy salary, quarterly bonuses and 10% origination fee
This is a hybrid position, 3 days in office, 2 days from home
Paid time off
Paid vacation time
Several medical plans to choose from
Long Term disability
HSA account
Flexible savings account

Frontline Source Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. The client cannot sponsor any visas.

Disclaimer: Sensitive and personal data will not be requested by Frontline Source Group or its affiliates until a job offer is made and accepted. If you ever doubt the validity of our job postings, we encourage you to call one of our branch locations to verify the status on any job.


Job Requirements

Law, Transportation

Meet Your Recruiter

Becky Campbell

Becky's areas of legal specialization include senior attorneys, associate attorneys, corporate attorneys, paralegals, and legal secretaries. More specifically, she has placed litigation attorneys, personal injury attorneys, corporate attorneys, intellectual property secretaries, litigation secretaries, and litigation paralegals among many other legal positions.

Becky has impeccable communication skills and is always on top of her game when talking to law firm partners, office managers, and high-profile candidates. Her laid-back personality makes it easy for her to connect and get along with all kinds of people. She has a witty sense of humor that always lightens the mood and makes conversation easy. Her wit coupled with her industrious spirit is what has made her a huge success in her career.

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