Merchants Bonding Company is looking for a Contract Claims Attorney to investigate and adjust claims made on surety bonds and E&O policies, seek salvage and indemnity, and prepare closing file documentation. This role coordinates payment of loss and expense checks, sets and revises reserves, and pursues salvage and indemnity claims, as appropriate. The Contract Claims Attorney will conduct internal and external presentations, education, and training along with writing articles for publication and staying abreast of litigation trends that impact the industry.
Succeed with Visionary Leaders. Merchants’ reputation sets us above the competition. Our growth has remained in the double digits for over 10 years.
Merchants has a 37.5 hour workweek with flexible scheduling and a dress for your day dress code. Our compensation, time-off, and benefit package rivals much larger corporations.
Successful Contract Claims Attorneys are required to have a J.D., plus 2-5 years of experience in surety, insurance, construction, or related industry. Experience investigating and adjudicating claims in the surety industry is preferred. Required travel for this role is infrequent, but could be up to 25% of the time.
About Merchants Bonding Company
Merchants Bonding Company is the 15th largest surety writer in the United States (SFAA May 2017), with an over 80-year reputation for consistency, common sense underwriting, and customer service. It is not a coincidence that more than 20% of our top producing agents have partnered with Merchants for more than 25 years. Strong, long-lasting relationships are what we seek out, cultivate, and maintain. Merchants Bonding is unique because our focus is almost exclusively on surety. Unlike other insurance companies with multiple lines of business, Merchants has honed its expertise in contract and commercial surety bonding.