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Law Clerk – Insurance Defense Litigation (Long Island)
As a Law Clerk in our Lake Success insurance defense litigation team, you'll have the opportunity to work closely with seasoned attorneys in a fast-paced litigation environment. You'll provide legal support in all aspects of Bodily Injury (BI) litigation, particularly, writing motions/replies, and trial preparation. This role also provides the chance to gain coaching and mentoring from our knowledgeable attorneys.
Please note: In addition to your resume, please attach a copy of your Law School transcript, and a writing sample with your application.
When: Fall, 2016
Schedule: 3 days/week (15-20 hours/week)
Strong academic record (3.0 + GPA)
Strong interest in civil litigation
Second year law student
Required Qualifications, Knowledge & Skills:
Actively enrolled in an accredited law school
Must have completed first year of law school
Excellent written, verbal and research communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong organizational skills
Excellent research abilities
In this position, you would be joining a talented legal team in Progressive's House Counsel Group. We offer meaningful work, outstanding colleagues, a business casual work environment and support for your professional growth and development. We also offer:
Competitive hourly wage
Award-winning, inclusive environment with Employee Resource Groups
Flexible shifts and great corporate culture
Apply now and find out what it's like to be valued for the talent and passion you invest in all that you do.
Here are a few things to keep in mind when applying with us:
· You'll be asked for information around your employment history and educational background
· After applying, you are able to monitor your status in the recruiting process on your profile
· A recruiter will contact you by email or phone if you are under consideration for a current position
· Candidates must pass a comprehensive background check
Equal Opportunity Employer
Primary Location: United States-New York-N New Hyde Park
Employee Status: Temporary