Are you an insurance attorney with government agency experience? Do you want to work standard 9-5 hours with flexible work-from-home opportunities? Keep reading! Latitude is seeking an insurance attorney with at least 7 years of experience working in government to join a D.C.-based government agency. Knowledge of insurance regulatory language and a familiarity with administrative law is preferred. Successful candidates must have a strong understanding of risk assessment and how it relates to the insurance industry. Excellent academic credentials and written and oral communication skills are a must. Candidates must be licensed and in good standing in the District of Columbia. This is a hybrid position with flexible WFH opportunities near Washington, D.C.
Responsibilities for the Government Agency Insurance Attorney:
Provide legal advice relating to the interpretation and applicability of all insurance laws, rules and regulations administered by the agency
Provide legal advice and representation in complex insurance matters, including liquidations and rehabilitations, mergers and acquisitions, and matters involving unauthorized entities
Represent the agency in insurance cases involving violations of insurance laws before the Hearing Officer and the Office of Administrative Hearings
Prepare evidence briefs, briefs, motions and other documents to support cases as necessary
Review and revise directives and correspondence and other legal documents related to policy implementation and enforcement actions
Provide legal and interpretive advice related to all insurance companies and other licensed entities doing business in the District of Columbia
Complete research on complex, critical substantive matters in response to requests from the Mayor, Deputy Major(s) and agency heads
Provide technical guidance and assistance to junior attorneys of the division/section in areas of special expertise
Handle urgent and sensitive advisory and confidential matters for the agency
Requirements for the Government Agency Insurance Attorney:
7 years of experience in the insurance industry; knowledge of regulatory language and familiarity with administrative law is preferred
Must understand risk assessment
Licensed to practice and in good standing in the District of Columbia
J.D. from an accredited law school and excellent academic credentials
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, professional setting
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Position Details of the Government Agency Insurance Attorney:
Type of Role: Permanent
Location: Hybrid (near Washington, D.C.)
Pay: The salary range for this role is $150,000 - $190,000 or more. Pay is based on multiple factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials, and location.
Benefits: In addition to pay, a competitive benefits package is also provided, including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance; 401(k) and generous leave policies.
Confidentiality Latitude will not propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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