Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with a minimum of two years of complex litigation experience to join its Managed Care and Employee Benefits litigation practice.
Robinson+Cole’s Managed Care and Employee Benefits team includes more than a dozen lawyers and our practice is nationwide. We represent employers, health insurers, life and disability insurers, and other clients in commercial and claim litigation involving the operation and administration of benefit plans. The preferred location for this position is Connecticut (Hartford or Stamford), but the position can reside in New York City for the right candidate.
We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team. The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting of briefs on critical motions, management of discovery, depositions and court appearances. Admission to the bar in which the attorney is resident is required. Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus. ERISA benefits litigation experience preferred, but not required.
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About Robinson & Cole LLP
Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 firm, provides legal solutions to businesses, from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies and from nonprofits and education institutions to municipalities and state government. By cultivating a thorough understanding of our clients’ industry and the nature and structure of their business, risk tolerance, and budget, our lawyers tailor legal strategies that align with the overall business needs of our clients. Since our founding in 1845, commitment to our clients and their success has distinguished the firm. Our success hinges on our clients’ success. When they achieve their objectives as they planned and at the cost they expected, we have succeeded.
We seek candidates with presence, maturity, and self-confidence, capable of handling a variety of challenging cases and social contexts. Our lawyers are dedicated to the practice of law and demonstrate a strong desire to excel within the profession. By working cooperatively together, the members of the firm achieve the important common goal of providing excellent legal representation to our clients.