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Legal Assistant - Construction Insurance

Monadnock Construction
New York, NY
  • Expired: October 23, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Monadnock is one of the leading construction firms in New York City, founded in Brooklyn almost 50 years ago. We are seeking a Legal Assistant to support our General Counsel. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience in insurance defense related to construction accidents. This position will be based out of our Brooklyn, NY headquarters.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist General Counselwith all aspects of construction relatedaccidents; Labor Law and Worker's Compensation claims handling
  • Assist General Counselin maintaining timely processing of all lawsuits from pleadings tosettlement; includes Discovery, Depositions, Motions, Mediations, etc.
  • Maintain GeneralCounsel's calendar
  • Draft correspondence
  • Assist with GeneralCounsel with handling job site incidents
  • Prepare and maintainsophisticated spreadsheets using data from various sources
  • Assist with quarterlyinsurance claim review preparations
  • Take minutes duringquarterly insurance claim reviews
  • Various administrativeduties; handling mail, telephone calls, and scheduling virtual andin-person meetings


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Minimum of two years of insurance defense experience required.
  • Must have experience in handling construction accidents.
  • Legal background strongly preferred.
  • Bachelors Degree strongly preferred.


  • Comprehensive health coverage starting on day one
  • 401k and company match starting on day one
  • Generous PTO plan!
  • Tuition reimbursement plan
  • Employer paid life insurance policy
  • Pre-tax FSA and dependent care plans
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Parental Leave

Monadnock Construction


New York, NY
11256 USA