Supervising Attorney- Rancho Cordova, CA (PCK427-57073) Rancho Cordova, California

Job ID: 92231

Location: CA - Rancho Cordova

Relocation Provided: None

Education Required: Bachelors Degree

Experience Required: 7 - 10 Years

Position Description:

We are Farmers

Since our start in 1928, Farmers has grown and adapted to meet the changing needs of our customers with an unwavering commitment to upholding the ideals with which we began by providing industry-leading products and services to the customers we're privileged to serve.

Today, Farmers Insurance Group of Companies is the country's third-largest insurer of both private Personal Lines passenger automobile and homeowner’s insurance. Farmers operates primarily in 41 states across the country through the efforts of approximately 20,000 employees who are responsible for servicing more than 15 million customers.

If you’re looking for stability and opportunity in your next position, put your law degree and legal supervisory experience to work at Farmers Insurance. We are looking for a results-driven Supervising Attorney for our Branch Legal Office in Rancho Cordova, California

This position offers a competitive starting salary, outstanding benefits package, up to 6% company matched 401K, and paid time off.

As a Supervising Attorney for Farmers Insurance, you will be responsible for:
o Supervising assigned attorneys and support staff including training, special assignments, and reporting.
o The competent, ethical, and diligent representation of clients in all assigned cases, including claims of the highest complexity level and/or exposure.
o Providing assistance to the Managing Attorney in the supervision of other attorneys in the office and in the performance of other delegated assignments.
o File handling from inception through trial including making case assignments to Branch Legal Office attorneys and to outside counsel, and consulting with and rendering opinions to the claims departments regarding insurance policy questions.

Our Ideal Candidate will possess the following:
o A JD and membership in good standing with the California State Bar.
o A history as an accomplished trial lawyer with a proven track record of successful jury trials and significant civil litigation experience preferably in insurance defense.
o Proven success managing a law firm with heavy litigation.
o The ability to handle cases of moderate to great exposure and/or complexity with minimum supervision.
o Technological savvy with the desire to work with new devices and computer programs.

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