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Company Name:
FM Global
FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world''s largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.
FM Global is seeking an attorney to work as in-house counsel at our corporate headquarters in Johnston, RI. Candidates should have a minimum of three years experience working at a law firm or corporate legal department handling litigation matters and insurance issues, including insurance coverage and subrogation. Candidate must have excellent writing, communication, analytical, and case management skills and possess the ability to provide practical business advice on complicated legal issues.
Responsibilities:
Provide advice and counsel to internal clients such as Claims, Underwriting and Engineering on issues related to their disciplines.
Actively manage litigation and the work of outside counsel especially on subrogation and coverage matters.
Education: BA/BS, JD and admitted and active member of a state bar
Experience: Minimum of 3 years experience in law firm or corporate legal department handling litigation matters or insurance issues including insurance coverage matters. Trial experience is preferred along with strong negotiation skills.
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At FM Global, we strive to build ongoing partnerships with our clients, and key to accomplishing this is developing long-lasting relationships with our employees. For that reason, our benefits programs are designed to be attractive to employees throughout the various stages of their lives - and careers. Though specific policies and programs may vary by location, they are all designed to provide stability and security for you and your family. Now and in the future.
Focused on what matters to you, our Total Rewards benefits include:
Extensive training and professional development
Inclusive culture that seeks out and respects diversity
Healthy work/life balance through employee-focused policies, such as healthcare, fitness reimbursement and paid time off
Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package that includes competitive base pay, and employee incentive plan, retirement benefits and programs
Corporate citizenship programs and sustainability initiatives, including the Matching Gift and United Way campaign programs
And more..
Date: 2014-06-30
Country: US
State: RI
City: Johnston
Postal Code: 02919
Category: Legal
Job Type: Regular Full-Time

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