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Litigation - General Attorney in Houston, TX

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Company name

Farmers Insurance Group.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX

Date Last Verified

Aug 27,2018

Posted on

Jul 26,2018

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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 to great complexity and/or exposure, and may assist in the handling of cases assigned to other attorneys. Handles cases with unique legal or procedural issues involving moderate to severe injuries and/or damages, including preparation of pleadings, motions, discovery, and briefs, attendance at hearings, conferences, interviews, trials or arbitrations, and performance of any other tasks or duties necessary for the proper representation of clients. May also assist other attorneys in such cases as assigned. Functionally supervises attorneys who have been requested to assist the Trial Attorney in the handling of particular cases. Consults with and renders opinions to members of the Claims Departments regarding insurance policy questions and questions concerning the legal aspects of the handling of personal injury claims. Keeps supervisor informed of the work being done for clients and of any and all problems encountered. Maintains and updates computerized litigation support systems for assigned caseloads. Performs 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 is essential. Must have 3+ years as an Attorney including civil jury trial experience or equivalent dispositive ADR experience or comparable outside experience. Must be capable of handling cases of moderate to great exposure and/or complexity with minimum supervision.

Additional info

Ref: 180006BX

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Farmers Insurance Group.
22900 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 255
Woodland Hills, CA 91364-5807