Attorney, Complex Liens
Permanent - Onsite
Our client in Austin, Texas is looking for an Attorney, Complex Liens to join their team! As a practicing attorney, this position would allow you to thrive on cases where you advocate for the individual and genuinely impact the client’s life. If you enjoy a challenge and are an excellent researcher, communicator, and negotiator, this is your PERFECT opportunity!
As a practicing attorney, you thrive on cases where you can advocate for the individual, truly making a positive impact on your client’s life. You’re not necessarily interested in litigation work, but enjoy a challenge and are an excellent researcher, communicator, and negotiator. You like to mentor paralegals and case analysts on emerging case law, and fight to advocate always for the end client. You possess a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school and are licensed to practice law in Texas.
This Attorney is integral to our client’s Single Event lien resolution operation. Your primary focus will be:
The timely resolution of complex subrogation files and management of an assigned case docket by researching, investigating, and negotiating these complex legal matters.
Proactive communication with client law firms, subrogation claims representatives and internal departments is imperative.
How YOU Will Spend YOUR Days:
Maintain complex lien docket through continual review of each client file
Maintain positive relationships with client firms through responsiveness and proactive communication
Use innovative arguments to negotiate the best possible reduction of complex lien files
Monitor and review emerging case law and promptly disseminate relevant data to staff
Serve as a staff resource through interpretation and application of regulations, case law, state and federal laws as well as review of complex health plan contracts
Assist with the development of training documents and onboard training of new hires
Strategize and coach Single Event team members on complex lien resolution, including health plan governing document analysis, crafting of reduction arguments and development of verbal negotiation skills
Serve as escalation point for Single Event team members for assistance in complex lien negotiations
What YOU Will Bring:
JD from an accredited law school and current Texas licensure to practice law; good standing with the Texas Bar Association
At least 1 year of experience in subrogation and/or personal injury law
Are used to carrying a high-volume caseload on your docket (50+ concurrent cases)
Familiarity with laws concerning insurance policy interpretation
Experience with case management software and billing databases
Healthcare claims processing, billing, ICD codes knowledge is extremely helpful
Ability to analyze and interpret large volumes of information and complex legal issues, and ability to complete advanced legal research using Westlaw, LexisNexis, etc
Strong client advocacy skills and negotiation tactics, including strong judgment and decisiveness during negotiations
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in all forms
Strong ability to prioritize and organize workload independently, ensuring client needs are addressed in a timely, cohesive fashion
Location: Austin, TX - Onsite position
Compensation: $80k - $90k + bonus per year
No third parties, please!