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Insurance Coverage Attorney in Austin, TX

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Company name

Farmers Insurance Group.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Insurance Coverage

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA Austin, TX

Date Last Verified

Nov 02,2017

Posted on

Aug 31,2017

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Associate Trial Attorney The candidate will be responsible for the competent, ethical, and diligent representation of clients in all cases assigned by supervisor. Cases can involve all areas of tort practice. Responsible for handling matters of moderate complexity and/or exposure and may assist in the handling of cases assigned to other attorneys. Handle cases of moderate complexity and/or exposure, or assists in cases of greater complexity and/or exposure, including preparation of pleadings, motions, discovery, and briefs, attendance at hearings, conferences, interviews and trials or arbitrations, and performance of any other tasks or duties necessary for the proper representation of clients. Functionally supervise attorneys who have been requested to assist the Associate Trial Attorney in the handling of particular cases. Consult with and render opinions to members of the Claims Department regarding insurance policy questions and questions concerning the legal aspects of the handling of personal injury claims. Keep supervisor informed of the work being done for clients and of any and all problems encountered. Maintain and update computerized litigation support systems for assigned caseloads. Perform other functions as assigned. Four-year college degree, law school degree, and member in good standing of the State Bar in the state in which position is located required. 1+ year as an Attorney or comparable outside experience required. Should be capable of handling cases of moderate exposure and/or complexity with minimum supervision. Paralegal, claims, or insurance experience helpful. Public speaking, ability to function in adversarial or confrontational situations, driving required.

Additional info

Job ID: 170006MQ

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Farmers Insurance Group.
100 Farmers Circle
Austin, TX 78728-1299