Corporate Counsel
Farm Family - Glenmont, NY

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About Farm Family:

Farm Family is a group of insurance companies headquartered in Glenmont, New York, just 2 miles south of Albany, and is part of the American National family of companies. The Farm Family group has over $500 million annual revenue and over $2 billion in assets.

Farm Family offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including 401(k), flexible Paid Time Off, Education Assistance and Flexible Spending programs.

Job Description:
Farm Family is looking for an experienced attorney to join our corporate legal team in Glenmont, New York. The successful candidate will be a professional with excellent communication and analytical skills, the ability to drive results, provide solutions and prioritize multiple projects independently.

Responsibilities include:
Consulting on the legal implications of a wide range of business issues, preparing regulatory filings, performing legal and Internet research, initiating and/or participating in both legal and client driven projects to address strategic issues, maintaining current knowledge of relevant legal principles, practices and trends and advising and assisting management on compliance initiatives.

Our Legal team, comprised of 6 attorneys and 3 legal assistants and 1 law clerk, is dedicated to providing the best possible legal and regulatory support to Farm Family. The team offers guidance and expertise to Farm Family employees on a variety of business matters, in addition to representing the legal interests of Farm Family in various dealings with third parties.

Requirements:
·J.D. and New York State Bar admission
·5+ years legal experience
·Excellent business judgment and ability to think strategically and provide practical advice
·Insurance experience is preferred
·Strong research, writing and analytical skills including command of computer-based research tools
·Excellent computer skills (Internet, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
·Strong work ethic and high professional and ethical standards
Application Requirements:
·Submit resume online by clicking the ‘Apply’ link at the bottom of this page
·Submit cover letter and law school transcript via email to emily_jasuta@farmfamily.com using the subject line Counsel.
Incomplete applications may not be considered for this position.
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