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Environmental Solutions - Group Counsel (Attorney) - Remote / Virtual

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About USI 

USI is an Insurance Brokerage and Consulting firm that delivers property and casualty, employee benefits, personal risk, program and retirement solutions to large risk management clients, middle market companies, smaller firms and individuals. We are a leading national middle market broker with over $2 billion in revenue, and have uniquely invested in tools and resources to aid our associates in their success. USI has more than 8,000 dedicated and innovative professionals in approximately 200 offices across the United States. USI has become a premier insurance brokerage and consulting firm by leveraging the USI ONE Advantage®, an interactive platform that integrates proprietary and innovative client solutions, networked local resources and expertise, and enterprise-wide collaboration to deliver customized results with positive, bottom line impact. USI attracts best-in-class industry talent with a long history of deep and continuing investment in our local communities. For more information, visit usi.com.General Description:  

Due to growth, we are hiring for a talented attorney to be responsible for monitoring and communicating ongoing and changing laws affecting our environmental practice solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Complex Claims: (PLL, CPL, E&O, Combined Pollution Products – GL/Pollution, Excess, Products-Pollution, Lender Liability)
  • Design protocols for regions/offices claims to report claims and when to escalate the claim.
  • Communicate with clients counsel to resolve any issues discovered.
  • Strategic Consulting:
  • Stay on top of emerging risk and toxic tort and insurance case law.
  • Assist in developing valuable benchmark information for environmental liability for clients based on case law.
  • Resource activities:
  • File and present these informational topics as Continuing Ed legal credits.
  • Design and develop “best practices” checklist for Companies.
  • Design and execute a “Law firm Center Influence Program” whereby we can illustrate our services to the law firms and become a strategic partner/endorsed resource for their clients and prospects.
  • Participate on new business opportunities where warranted.
  • Create a formal process of reviewing policy language and endorsement packs by carriers, negotiate improvements, build relationships with head of claims, legal and underwriter at our top trading partners.
  • Other projects/tasks as assigned.             

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Practicing attorney for at least 7 years
  • Specializing in Environmental along with Insurance Law knowledge
  • Demonstrates a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Polished and presentable
  • Self starter/self motivated
  • Hands-on personality
  • Comfortable in supporting a sale and working directly with clients and prospects.
  • Creative thinker

USI Insurance Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.


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USI is committed to providing a full-suite of competitive benefits for our growing population and its diverse needs. We offer a wide range of health, welfare and financial benefits including medical, wellness, dental and vision, 401(k), flexible spending and health savings accounts, short and long-term disability, life insurance and other unique employer-sponsored and voluntary programs. USI also offers a generous paid time off policy, paid family leave benefit as well as paid holiday time.


Job ID:

23457

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