21 days old
2017-11-022017-12-02

Senior Trial Attorney

MetLife
Cranston, RI
**Job Location:** United States : Rhode Island : Cranston







The position is for a trial attorney in MetLifes In-house insurance defense office located in Warwick, RI..







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Independently handle files representing insureds of Property and Casualty insurance company and the carrier in civil litigation matters.



+ Handle all stages of the civil litigation process including discovery, client relationship, customer relationship, motion practice, arbitration, mediation, trial and appellate work.



+ Limited supervisory responsibilities.



+ Provide excellent legal advice and representation



+ Demonstrate a high degree of discretion and judgment



+ Trial Practice







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







+ JD degree from accredited law school



+ Admission to Rhode Island bar



+ Experience in high volume of civil litigation and trial work is required.



+ Superior oral and written communication skills



+ Ability to thrive as a team member and individual contributor in a high-performance culture







**Role Value Proposition:**







In Legal Affairs, we strive to attract, develop and retain diverse talent with the potential to be future leaders of our department and of MetLife as a whole. We seek legal and compliance professionals who demonstrate high intellectual capacity to understand complex matters facing our company, combined with strong leadership competencies to motivate and inspire higher performance by all our professionals. We take an active role in developing the skills of our talent and guiding their professional growth. By promoting skill development and career advancement for our professionals we are better positioned to serve our internal business partners and to help achieve MetLifes vision of becoming a world-class leader in the insurance, retirement savings and employee benefits industries.







**Travel**







n/a







**Business Category**







Legal Affairs - Litigation







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**







MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

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  • Legal

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