Senior Trial Attorney - Inland Empire, CA (Remote)

Allstate Insurance Company

3.2

(29)

Ontario, CA (Remote)

Why you should apply for a job to Allstate Insurance Company:

  • 76% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.

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    Position summary

    ce the excitement of constant challenges and victories in this dynamic role!

    Explore the Benefits of Joining Allstate's Client Legal Services:

    • Exceptional Work-Life Balance: At Allstate, we understand the importance of achieving harmony between work and personal life. Our in-house litigation roles provide more predictable schedules and flexibility, allowing you to excel professionally while enjoying a fulfilling personal life.

    • Holistic Understanding of the Business: As part of the Allstate legal team, you'll gain invaluable insight into our diverse business operations, objectives, and culture. This comprehensive understanding enables you to align legal strategies closely with the company's goals, fostering impactful contributions and strategic partnerships across departments.

    • Direct Client Collaboration: Working in-house at Allstate means collaborating directly with internal stakeholders and business units. This close partnership cultivates deeper client relationships, facilitating a nuanced understanding of their needs and priorities. By providing proactive legal guidance and support, you'll play a pivotal role in driving the company's success.

    • Strategic Influence and Impact: As an integral member of our legal team, you'll have the opportunity to shape strategic decisions and risk management initiatives. Your insights and expertise will inform key business decisions, empowering you to mitigate risks effectively and drive positive outcomes that directly impact Allstate's bottom line.

    • Diverse Legal Challenges: In-house litigation roles at Allstate encompass a broad spectrum of legal work beyond traditional litigation, including regulatory compliance, risk assessment, and dispute resolution. This diversity of challenges ensures continuous professional growth and development, expanding your skill set and enhancing your career trajectory.

    • Professional Growth Opportunities : With ample opportunities for advancement and professional development, you'll have the support and resources you need to reach new heights in your legal career.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Represents insured individuals and the Company in the defense of bodily injury and property damage lawsuits, subrogation, and Allstate Financial cases.

    • Prepares thoroughly for and conducts hearings, trials, arbitrations, mediations, and depositions.

    • Prepares and presents pre- and post-trial motions effectively.

    • Assists colleagues in resolving calendar conflicts in a collaborative manner.

    • Offers counsel to business clients on day-to-day legal matters.

    • Manages projects efficiently, fostering coordination and collaboration among legal teams.

    • Keeps abreast of and evaluates new laws, regulations, and case law; identifies and summarizes relevant issues; collaborates with other areas of the Law and Regulation (L&R) department; provides proactive advice and counsel to business units on the impact of new laws; monitors legal representation.

    Supervisory Responsibilities
    This job does not have supervisory duties.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Juris Doctorate and active membership in good standing with the California State Bar.

    • 3+ years of litigation and/or subrogation experience.

    • First or second chair jury trial experience is preferred.

    • Proven experience with insurance defense is preferred.

    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, LexisNexis (preferred), and internet research.

    • Strong teamwork skills, able to collaborate effectively with attorneys, paralegals, and administrative assistants under the guidance of Lead Counsel.

    • Capacity to manage a substantial case load.

    • Comfortable working in a remote environment and willing to travel throughout the greater Inland Empire area.

    Notes
    The preceding description is not designed to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities. May be required to perform other related duties as assigned. Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of this job.

    Skills
    Customer Centricity, Digital Literacy, Documentation Review, Evidence Gathering, Inclusive Leadership, Learning Agility, Legal Research, Legal Writing, Litigation, Results-Oriented

    Compensation
    Compensation offered for this role is $85,600 - 152,650 annually and is based on experience and qualifications.
    The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

    Joining our team isn't just a job - it's an opportunity. One that takes your skills and pushes them to the next level. One that encourages you to challenge the status quo. And one where you can impact the future for the greater good.

    You'll do all this in a flexible environment that embraces connection and belonging. And with the recognition of several inclusivity and diversity awards, we've proven that Allstate empowers everyone to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live.

    Good Hands. Greater Together.®

    Allstate generally does not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Allstate Insurance Company:

  • 76% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.