Corporate Counsel, Complex Liens
Permanent - Onsite
Our client in Austin, Texas is looking for a Corporate Counsel, 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!
The Corporate Counsel of Complex Liens 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 bring:
JD from an accredited law school and current Texas licensure to practice law; good standing with the Texas Bar Association
Experience in subrogation or personal injury law
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: $80-90k + bonus
No third parties, please!