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Associate

ASSOCIATE

We are a litigation firm known for our arbitration, trial and appellate success. 

Since 2015, have grown through a global pandemic because of our commitment to client service and excellence.  With this growth, we are looking to have a talented associate lawyer join our collaborative team.  Our team members are dynamic and diverse, bringing a wide range of professional and personal experience & skill sets to the table.

While we are known especially for our work in accident benefits (LAT, appeals, priority disputes, loss transfer disputes and WSIAT right to sue applications), we also deal with claims for bodily injury, property damage, arson, fraud, occupiers’ liability, jurisdictional issues and coverage.  

We are teachers and mentors. We train our team and clients in adjusting strategies, anti-fraud investigations and risk management/prevention. 

 

As an associate, you would:

•Have carriage of your own files;

•Assist on complex matters with partners; 

•Prepare opinions, pleadings, motion records and arbitration/trial materials; 

•Conduct EUOs, discoveries, pre-hearings, case conferences, mediations, arbitrations, pre-trials and Trials; 

•Develop file resolution strategies and engaging in settlement negotiations; 

•Report to clients; and 

•Prepare and give speeches, papers, and training at industry events. 

 

In addition to a great attitude, here are some qualities that would make for a great fit: 

•‪2 to 6 years’ of experience in insurance defence litigation; ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬

•Excellent verbal and written communication skills; 

•Strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills; 

•Solid research skills; and

•The ability to prioritize assignments and work in consideration of deadlines to provide outstanding client service. 

 

Please forward your cover letter and resume to jfrost@schultzfrost.com