AmTrust Financial Services
Legal / Compliance
AmTrust Financial, a Global Fortune 500 insurance holding company is looking for a Litigation Paralegal to join their team. We are looking for a truly talented individual that can provide advanced legal expertise and support to management for legal matters including, but not limited to, settlements and litigation, post judgment actions and collections-related issues.
This person shall support the AR Legal Affairs Senior Paralegal, AR Legal Affairs Supervisor and AR Legal Affairs Manager with the administration of assigned cases involved in litigation.
Coordinate and organize research across internal departments
Prepare case file memoranda and track legal matters through entire life cycle
Ensure prompt calendaring of legal events (hearings, mediations, trials, etc.)
Collaborate with internal business partners and outside counsel parties
Maintain knowledge of trends in the insurance and collections industries and
familiarity with relevant statutes, regulations, case law, and other legal
requirements and guidelines
Provide support to other areas of the business/department as needs arise
Bachelors Degree and/or Paralegal certification
Minimum of four years of law firm and/or corporate paralegal experience
Proficiency in Adobe and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Strong legal research skills
Familiarity with litigation process, collections and state insurance law
Quick learner with a strong desire to learn more and stretch outside their
Strong analytical skills with ability to organize data and documents with close
attention to detail
Must be able to handle large and diverse workload
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with ability to
interface with all levels of the organization
Flexibility with hours in excess of 40 hours per week
Ability to handle confidential information sensitively and discreetly
AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. was founded in 1998 to provide property and casualty insurance to small businesses. Through acquisitions and organic growth, AmTrust Financial Services has since grown to become a multinational property and casualty insurer specializing in coverage for small to mid-sized businesses. Our financial stability is based upon a philosophy of niche diversity with a focus on low-hazard risk.
Since its inception, AmTrust has crafted a balanced portfolio of insurance products including:
- Multiline Small Business Insurance
- Warranty and Specialty Risk Insurance
- Specialty Program Business Insurance
In November 2006, the company became publicly traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol AFSI. With extensive underwriting experience and a prestigious "A" (Excellent) Financial Size "XI" rating from A.M. Best, AmTrust has earned a reputation as an innovative, technology driven provider of insurance products. Our commitment to excellence is the common thread connecting each of our businesses.