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Senior Trial Attorney

Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required

Location

Glendale, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2018

Posted on

Mar 14,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Senior Trial Attorney The candidate represents insured and the Company in the defense of bodily injury and property damage lawsuits, subrogation, and Allstate Financial cases. Prepares for and conducts hearings, trials, arbitrations, mediations, and depositions. Prepares and argues pre and post-trial motions. Assists colleagues in the resolution of calendar conflicts. Provides counsel to business clients on day to day issues. Provides project management, coordination, and collaboration between legal teams. Monitors and reviews new laws, regulations, and case law; identifies and summarizes relevant issues; collaborates with other areas of L&R department; proactively provides advice and counsel to business unit on the impact of new laws on business; monitors counsel. Review new file assignments and approve initial pleadings, propound discovery, and/or develop strategy. Contacts clients to discuss their case and answer any questions. Review all documentary evidence. Prepares witnesses and clients for depositions, arbitrations, mediations and trials including expert witnesses. Conducts depositions and examinations under oath and prepares summary documents. Prepares and conducts court appearances (matter management conferences, hearings, status conferences, etc.). Conducts settlement/dispositive proceedings (e.g. mediations, arbitrations, etc.). Try and/or arbitrate cases and prepares motions and summary documents. Draft post-trial motions. Prepare for and participate in appeals. Investigate and pursue subrogation litigation as appropriate. Legal knowledge, business knowledge, issue management, analytical skills, influencing others (inside and outside the company), coaching and development, self development, and productivity is needed. Must possesses a juris doctorate and a license to practice law in California. Should have 7+ years related experience typical. Computer skills, including MS Office suite, used in or related to the tasks performed is needed. Exercises discretion and maintains confidentiality of sensitive information is needed.

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Job ID: 101879

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
200 W Glenoaks Blvd
Ste 205
Glendale, CA 91202-3618

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