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Virginia Beach, VA
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Legal Specialist II / Sr FUTURE OPPORTUNITY ONLY - 0140068

About the Job


Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Preferred locations: Virginia Beach or Richmond, VA

Our Legal Specialist is responsible for leading support staff and providing legal support services for multiple states, enterprise-wide functions, and/or the most complex litigation through highly complex legal assignments and projects, which utilize a recognized area of specialization and knowledge specific to the company. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Serves as a seasoned resource and may lead and/or coach other support staff. Prepares and evaluates legal documentation to resolve problems, close transactions, and/or maintain good corporate governance. Conducts legal research and analysis, and recommends appropriate course of action and next steps. Performs fact checking, gathers documents, researches and responds to subpoenas, record requests, and various inquiries from internal and external sources, coordinates investigative and discovery activities. Serves as a lead in the investigation and resolution of the most complex cases. Monitors state and federal legislation affecting the corporation, and develops and/or implements recommendations relative to changes in regulations and laws. Attends and represents company at appropriate legal proceedings, arbitration hearings, and/or subsidiary company's board meetings under supervision of counsel. Applies business knowledge and technical expertise to optimize solutions and improve practices. Participates in projects and may participate in negotiations and strategizing with business and staff. Enters information into appropriate databases or other document management systems.


Requires Paralegal Certification or an AA/AS/BA/BS in a related field; 10 years of legal or related experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Litigation or employment law experience preferred but not required.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.


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