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Litigation - General Attorney in Westlake Village, CA

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Company name

Farmers Insurance Group.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Westlake Village, CA

Date Last Verified

Aug 22,2017

Posted on

May 30,2017

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Supervising Attorney - Subrogation The candidate provides assistance to the Managing Attorney in the supervision of other attorneys in the office and in the performance of other delegated administrative duties. Supervises assigned personnel. Makes all case assignments to attorneys supervised assuring exposure level and/or complexity of cases matches skill and expertise levels of attorneys. Trains attorneys and others as needed to improve their level of expertise. Performs managerial and administrative tasks, and special assignments, as assigned by Managing Attorney. Informs managing attorney of any and all case activity problems encountered. Supervises maintenance of computerized litigation support systems. Prepares and submits reports as required by the managing attorney. Consults with and renders opinions to the Claims Department regarding insurance policy questions and questions concerning the legal aspects of the handling of personal injury claims. Supervises cases as assigned and handles those of greatest 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 supervises attorneys who have been requested to assist Supervising Attorney in the handling of particular cases. Performs other functions as assigned. Should have four-year college degree, law school degree, and be a member in good standing of the CA State Bar. Must have 2+ years of experience as a Senior Trial Attorney, or comparable outside experience and capable of handling cases of greatest exposure and/or complexity with minimum supervision. Should have some management experience or demonstrated management aptitude.

Additional info

Ref. #: 17000378

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Farmers Insurance Group.
31051 Agoura Rd.
Westlake Village, CA 91361