Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with at least three years of complex litigation experience to join its Litigation Section in its New York, NY office.
Robinson+Cole has one of the leading insurance practices in the United States, focusing primarily in insurance coverage litigation for property casualty and life, health, and disability insurers. The firm is also one of the few firms in the Northeast and Florida with a specific team of lawyers and nonlawyer professionals who focus on advising and defending employers, plans, and insurers in connection with claims for employee welfare benefits.
We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team. The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting of briefs on critical motions, management of discovery, depositions and court appearances. Admission to the NY bar required. Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus. ERISA experience required.
Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and two writing samples (preferably briefs not edited by others).
Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 firm, provides legal solutions to businesses, from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies and from nonprofits and education institutions to municipalities and state government. By cultivating a thorough understanding of our clients’ industry and the nature and structure of their business, risk tolerance, and budget, our lawyers tailor legal strategies that align with the overall business needs of our clients. Since our founding in 1845, commitment to our clients and their success has distinguished the firm. Our success hinges on our clients’ success. When they achieve their objectives as they planned and at the cost they expected, we have succeeded.
We seek candidates with presence, maturity, and self-confidence, capable of handling a variety of challenging cases and social contexts. Our lawyers are dedicated to the practice of law and demonstrate a strong desire to excel within the profession. By working cooperatively together, the members of the firm achieve the important common goal of providing excellent legal representation to our clients.