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Attorney

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We are Farmers!

Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world.

Job Summary

 

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 low to moderate complexity and/or exposure, and may assist in the handling of cases assigned to other attorneys.

We are seeking energetic and eager attorneys to handle cases venued in San Bernardino, Riverside, and Orange Counties. We are open to candidates located in those areas as well as in the Los Angeles and San Diego areas.

 

Essential Job Functions

  • Handles cases with few unique legal or procedural issues involving mild to moderate injuries and/or damages including preparation of pleadings, motions, discovery, and briefs, attendance at hearings, conferences, interviews and trials or arbitrations, and performance of any other tasks or duties necessary for the proper representation of clients.
  • May also assist other attorneys in cases of greater complexity and/or exposure.
  • 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.
  • Consults with and renders opinions to the Claims Department regarding insurance policy questions concerning the legal aspects of the handling of personal injury claims.
  • Performs other tasks or duties as assigned by supervisor.

 

Physical Actions

 

Besides sedentary work, job duties require some or all of the following physical activities: Carrying and lifting up to 25 pounds, hearing, seeing, standing and walking (including up and down stairs and steps).

 

Physical Environment

 

Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment, with some exposure to uncontrolled outside environmental conditions and travel via automobile and/or commercial transportation.

 

Education Requirements

 

High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree required. Law school degree, and member in good standing of the State Bar in the state in which position is located.

Experience Requirements

 

None required.

 

Special Skill Requirement

 

Public speaking, ability to function and handle high case loads in adversarial or confrontational situations, driving.

 

Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Job Location(s): US - CA - Ontario, US - CA - Orange County

Want to learn more about our culture & opportunities? Check out farmers.com/careers and be sure to follow us on Instagram and LinkedIn!


Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles