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Insurance Defense Attorney / Litigation - Insurance Attorney in San Diego, CA

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Company name

Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Insurance Defense
Litigation - Insurance

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required


San Diego, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 06,2018

Posted on

Feb 05,2018

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Managing Trial Attorney The candidate reports to the Managing Attorney or Regional AVP. Maintains and promotes good relationships with Clients and Claim management. Conducts open and closed file audits of direct reports; seeks feedback from claims partners and senior leadership. Provides meaningful developmental coaching and feedback to attorneys and paralegals about feedback and file reviews, creating development plans to address growth opportunities. Manages attorney, paralegal, and support staff performance and productivity for assigned office. Assigns work, is responsible for development, coaching, training and mentoring individual associates. Manages or co-manages expenses for assigned office. Responsible for compliance with all applicable ethical requirements and for professional development, training of direct reports, including CLE, pursuant to Nationwide Trial Division protocols. Reviews and assigns cases. Maintains a case load of no more than 10 cases. Provides legal representation for clients, including trying cases in all courts and agencies, and related legal advice and services. Collaborates with Business Operations to ensure that administration services provided to the office are at acceptable levels. Partners with Specialty AVPs on any performance related matters regarding specialty areas. Responsible for preparation of various business reports in order to manage office. Reviews and analyzes trends and recommendations to upper management regarding short-term and long term critical business decision. Manages and coordinates all administrative functions for the office. Reviews and monitors quality and productivity with respect to office performance in assigned territory. Monitors and responds to office growth demands and reduction in force, including staffing, physical plan, and technology needs. Plans and coordinates projects regarding systems and processes changes. Provides business orientation and training to hires. Participates in special business initiatives as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a J.D. degree from an accredited law school. Should be currently licensed as an attorney in an appropriate US jurisdiction and maintains an active license in CA. Must have 10+ years of relevant civil litigation, trial experience and/or agency hearing representation experience. Experience in supervision of others required.

Additional info

Job ID: 50700

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.
1 Nationwide Plaza
Columbus, OH 43215