Associate Attorney - Workers Comp

Boutique Workers’ Compensation Defense firm in Downtown Chicago is looking for an associate with at roughly 3 or more years experience practicing in the field of workers’ compensation or insurance defense. Must have a working comprehension of the claims filing process, strong verbal/writing skills, be motivated, organized and hard working. We provide competitive Salary and Benefits.

Duties include:

– Gathering medical evidence/ records

– Taking Depositions of the claimant, physicians, medical experts, and other parties

– conducting discovery

– remaining current with developments in the law

– Drafting pleading, findings of fact, motions, briefs, opinions, and other legal documents

– Litigating cases before a judge

– Strong critical thinking, interpersonal, public speaking skills

-Ability to negotiate, research, and communicate verbally and in writing effectively.

-Adaptability and attention to detail.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $80,000.00 – $125,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Chicago, IL 60602: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Bar (Required)

Work Location: One location