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Attorney in San Diego, CA

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Company name

USAA

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Litigation - Personal Injury

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required

Location

San Diego, CA

Date Last Verified

Mar 27,2018

Posted on

Mar 03,2018

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Trial Attorney Provides legal services of a simple and moderate nature to clients. Handles simple to moderately complex levels of lawsuits through trial, arbitration or appeal. May handle some complex litigation upon assignment. Job Requirements: Handles simple to complex insurance defense cases through trial, arbitration or appeal for clients on cases assigned by Claims Litigation Operations personnel. Provides legal advice and strategy on assigned cases. May also provide advice and handle pre-litigation matters. Prepares legal pleadings, motions, statements, memoranda, trial briefs and other legal documents on assigned cases. Provides legal advice and representation to clients, and appears in court as required. May attend mediations or conduct direct settlement negotiations with plaintiffs' attorneys regarding cases in suit. Provides in house training for P&C claims personnel and claims litigation personnel regarding changes in litigation and/or appropriate processes and procedures. Acquires and applies appropriate knowledge of relevant legal/litigation discipline. May assist with complex litigation cases. Evaluates case specific legal issues and directs appropriate resources and responses. Provides guidance to team members and claims department related to file or claim related legal issues. May serve as a mentor to team members and administrative support.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have JD degree from an ABA accredited law school. Should have 4+ years of experience practicing law handling personal injury or civil litigation or trial cases. Licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction(s) served. Familiarity with court systems in geographic area being served. Preferred : Substantial First chair jury trial experience in personal injury matters. Ability to handle defense of personal injury matters from inception through trial. Ability to perform online legal research and advanced knowledge of relevant legal data resources. Manage execution. Focus on customers.

Additional info

Job Number: R0017945

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
USAA
9800 Fredericksburg Road
San Antonio, TX 78288