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Supervising Attorney

Company name

Farmers Insurance Group.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Oakland, CA

Date Last Verified

Feb 16,2018

Posted on

Feb 14,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Supervising Attorney The candidate will be responsible for the competent, ethical, and diligent representation of clients in all assigned cases. Will provide assistance to the Managing Attorney in the supervision of other attorneys in the office and in the performance of other delegated administrative duties. Make all case assignments to attorneys supervised assuring exposure level and/or complexity of cases matches skill and expertise levels of attorneys. Train attorneys and others as needed to improve their level of expertise. Perform managerial and administrative tasks, and special assignments, as assigned by Managing Attorney. Inform managing attorney of any and all case activity problems encountered. Supervise maintenance of computerized litigation support systems. Prepare and submit reports as required by the managing attorney. Consult with and render opinions to the Claims Department regarding insurance policy questions and questions concerning the legal aspects of the handling of personal injury claims. Supervise 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 perform any other tasks or duties necessary for the proper representation of clients. Functionally supervise attorneys who have been requested to assist Supervising Attorney in the handling of particular cases.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a four-year college degree, law school degree, and membership 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. #: 180001HE

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Farmers Insurance Group.
220 4th St Ste 200
Oakland, CA CA 94607

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