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About the Role
The insurance litigation team oversees and manages litigation and claims arising out of Uber's insurance policies. In doing so, the team works hand in hand with our insurance partners and outside counsel to drive solutions and innovate. The insurance litigation team also works across Uber's business teams, from operations to safety, to evaluate and manage risk.
What You’ll Do
Work on insurance matters, focusing on the defense of bodily injury and property damage litigation (including at the pre-action stages) filed against Uber in Brazil
Oversee a coordinated defense with outside counsel and our Brazilian insurer that aligns with Uber’s regional business, as well as our overall global initiative
Analyze litigation to effectively participate in decisions related to case management, trial and resolution strategy based on legal customs and practices unique to Brazil
Effectively work with internal and external stakeholders in the management of litigations and related expectations, to achieve favourable outcomes
Draft and review insurance policy language and special handling instructions for emerging products launching in Brazil
Support new Brazilian insurance initiatives in collaboration with regional insurance carriers
Analysing, collating and presenting claims and litigation data with a view to assessing trends and considering long term solutions
What You’ll Need
6+ years of insurance company or law firm experience involving Property and Casualty Insurance, in-house experience strongly preferred, with the know-how to manage Brazilian litigation through the pre-action stages, pleadings, motion practice, discovery, dispute resolution and trial.
Portuguese and English language fluency is required.
Solid and flexible case evaluation abilities, critical thinking skills and the capacity to independently oversee a large portfolio of matters.
Strong academic credentials and law degree from a top law school.
Member of the Order of Attorneys of Brazil
Excellent business judgment, communication and interpersonal skills.
Enthusiasm about Uber!
About the Team
The Uber Legal Team is currently searching for an Insurance Counsel, with expertise in the insurance defense industry and experience managing robust insurance defense litigation.
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