Zurich NA Workers' Compensation Trial Attorney I in Pasadena, California
Workers' Compensation Trial Attorney I
Zurich iscurrently looking for a Workers’ Compensation Trial Attorney I to work out ofour North American offices in Pasadena, California.
With ongoing direction and oversight, the Worker’sCompensation Trial Attorney I represents the Company´s insureds in all phasesof litigation for matters of low to moderate technical complexity. Engages inthe practice of law and the representation of Zurich insureds to protect theirinterests in litigation.
Additional responsibilities will include:
Achievingbest outcomes for clients by demonstrating technical excellence in casehandling, trial preparation and presentation for matters of low to moderatecomplexity
Drivingpositive results by correctly applying the law and legal trends, conductinglegal analysis and research, preparing legal pleadings and documents, preparingfor and managing pre-trial discovery, and participating in judicial oradministrative hearings and trials, as required
Documentingcase files by accurately capturing and updating relevant information incompliance with best practices
Workingto have a timely resolution to matters by collaborating with the claimsadjuster, developing a case strategy and escalating issues as appropriate
Ensuringcustomer service to clients by proactively communicating information;responding to inquiries; and following customer protocols
Withguidance, implementing alternative dispute resolution techniques asappropriate, by using effective mediation and negotiation skills within authoritylimit
Maintainingprofessional and technical knowledge by participating in educationalopportunities, staying current with industry trends, establishing personalnetworks and participating in professional societies
Contributingto the team effort by accomplishing related results and collaborating onmatters as needed
Ensuringlegal compliance by following state and federal laws and regulations
ProtectingZurich’s reputation by keeping claims information confidential
Juris Doctorand 1 or more years of experience in the Litigation areaAND
Memberof the Bar in good standing in jurisdiction(s) in which practice is located
Experienceworking with Lexis
Knowledgeof the insurance industry, claims and the insurance defense litigation legalenvironment
Knowledgeof the law and procedure
California Workers’ Compensation experience
Experienceworking in a team-based environment
MicrosoftOffice and Adobe experience
Imagine working for a companythat truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, andcommunities they serve.
Imagine working for avalues-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the bestglobal insurance provider in the world.
Zurich is that place where 55,000employees across 200 countries and territories are all focused on helpingpeople and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. Weare a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do everyday and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.
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Primary Location: United States-California-Pasadena
Relocation Available No
Job Posting 04/27/18
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 180003FZ