Clyde & Co is a leading, sector-focused global law firm with 440 partners, 1800 lawyers, 2500 legal professionals, and 4000 staff in over 50 offices and associated offices worldwide. The firm specializes in the sectors that move, build and power our connected world and the insurance that underpins it, including: transport, infrastructure, energy, trade & commodities and insurance. With a strong focus on developed and emerging markets, the firm has achieved compound average annual revenue growth of 15% over the last ten years, making it one of the fastest-growing law firms in the world with ambitious plans for further growth.
Clyde & Co seeks a 3-4 year associate to join our Irvine insurance coverage litigation team. This practice represents US and foreign insurers in complex, high value, high profile coverage litigation and arbitrations. In this role you’ll have meaningful responsibility as part of a thriving practice.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Prepare pleadings and briefs Prepare correspondence to colleagues and clients
Analyze insurance policies, draft coverage opinions and provide coverage recommendations to clients
Conduct legal research using Westlaw/Lexis/Nexis
Draft interrogatories and document demands
Hybrid Working Our Irvine office offers a hybrid work schedule
Skills and Abilities
Exceptional legal research, writing and verbal communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects
Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly
Education and Experience Required Excellent academic credentials
Admitted to practice in California, additional admissions a plus
Experience working on insurance coverage litigation matters, including preparing coverage opinions.
Federal court experience