• - Claims P&C
  • Hybrid Work Environment, CT, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time
  • Med/Dental/Vision; Company Paid Life/STD/LTD; Matching 401(k); Hybrid,Flexible Work Environment; Open Vacation Policy

Senior Litigation Specialist – Claims P&C

Hartford, CT / Middleton, WI


Want to join an exciting and collaborative company that offers competitive compensation and benefits packages – including an innovative open vacation plan; generous paid sick and family bonding leave; fully vested matching 401k; Annual Bonuses; Company Paid Life Insurance, Short Term & Long Term Disability plans; professional and educational growth opportunities, hybrid, flexible and casual work environment, and recognition for exceptional performance?

CapSpecialty seeks a dynamic, versatile Sr. Litigation Specialist to add to its experienced, team-oriented staff. This individual will be responsible for the accurate, prompt, and efficient achievement of technical outcomes on both litigated and attorney represented claims made against the Company's General Liability, Construction/Environmental and other policies.  The claims, which will vary in complexity and severity and involve Premises and Liquor (Bodily Injury and Property Damage) and Construction/Environmental exposures. In addition to the adjustment of claims, this position will be responsible for litigation management and vendor oversight. The Senior Claims Litigation Specialist will provide superior service to all customers, internal and external, as well as engage in collaborative projects in support of other areas of the company, to include underwriting, finance, and accounting, actuarial, operations, and technology.


Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree, or equivalent. J.D. strongly preferred
  • 10+ years claims litigation experience with possession or pursuit of advanced industry certification(s) (CPCU, AIC, SCLA) preferred. 
  • May require adjuster licensing and continuing education as per various state's regulations.


Essential skills:

  • Advanced technical knowledge of insurance coverage and policies, insurance law, tort law and claims handling practices and techniques for one or more lines of business. 
  • Highly refined skills in communicating, negotiating, organizing, analyzing, problem solving, and decision-making. 
  • Resiliency and ability to operate under pressure in high complexity, high risk situations; and to respond rapidly to changing work conditions and expectations. 
  • Ability to use basic software programs and technical applications.
  • Demonstrated skills in mentoring, training, and facilitating.


CapSpecialty is a leading provider of specialty insurance for small- to mid-sized businesses in the U.S., offering Commercial Property and Casualty, Professional Liability, Surety and Fidelity products in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. By working with select partners through a limited distribution model, CapSpecialty's creative, hard-working team provides personalized service and cultivates mutually successful partnerships to deliver positive results. CapSpecialty's carriers have an A ("Excellent") rating from A.M. Best, writing both admitted and non-admitted policies on the paper of Capitol Indemnity Corporation, Capitol Specialty Insurance Corporation and Platte River Insurance Company – subsidiaries of Alleghany Insurance Holdings LLC, part of Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y). For more information please visit our website.

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