Hickey Smith Dodd – Senior Counsel/Team Leader – Insurance Defense

Company Intro
Hickey Smith Dodd is an insurance defense firm, with a national footprint. We were founded on the principle of bringing more value to our clients, while assuring a quality work/life balance to our team members.
We are a fully remote, tech forward firm, that believes the key to retaining great people is to offer fair salaries, good benefits, strong support, open communication and on-going training.
Job Description/Duties
Hickey Smith Dodd is seeking an experienced Personal Injury Trial Attorney/Team Leader who is licensed in California. Significant first chair trial experience needed.
This position will serve to mentor and lead our California team, so experience managing a group or department is necessary.
Our software applications (matter management system, document management system, etc.) are maintained in a cloud-based environment which firm personnel can access from virtually anywhere an internet connection is available. We are heavily invested in the use of technology to improve the efficacy and efficiency of the practice of law, and our practice is largely paperless. Therefore, candidates should be comfortable using technology in the practice of law and have a willingness to learn new technologies.
We offer competitive compensation plans with a full suite of benefits and the opportunity for growth/advancement in our firm.
If you are interested in joining a growing, forward-looking firm, please send us your resume.

If you meet these requirements and are looking for a challenging yet rewarding opportunity as a Senior Counsel/Team Leader, we invite you to apply for this position.
Job Criteria
10+ years working as a third party insurance defense attorney with subject matter expertise defending against general liability, products liability and commercial automobile claims. Previous experience with toxic tort claims is a plus.
Significant first chair trial experience
Comfortable using technology
Experience working remotely. This is a remote, work from home position, however, must be available to appear in court, at depositions, site inspections, etc. when necessary.
Experience managing a group or department remotely
Salary Range/Hourly Rate
Pay: $185,000.00 – $205,000.00 per year
Other Benefits and Perks
Benefits:
Health insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
401(k)
Life, Long Term & Short Term Disability Insurance
Flexible spending account
Health savings account
Life insurance
Paid time off
10 paid holidays
Professional development assistance
Job Category: Insurance Defense
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Remote