Farmers Insurance Claims Coverage Attorney in Westlake Village, California
We are Farmers!
We offer talented attorneys a unique opportunity to experience the practice of law in a fast-paced and performance-driven environment. At Farmers, we employ over 500 attorneys - our legal practice and resources are equal to that of America’s largest firms offering you a challenging and rewarding culture.
We seek highly motivated candidates with a demonstrated history of success. In the Claims Coverage Attorney role, you will research and consult with, and render legal opinions to, members of the Claims Department regarding insurance policy questions and issues concerning the legal aspects of the handling of Property/Casualty and Auto claims. Candidates with Personal Lines Auto experience preferred.
Our Ideal Candidate will possess the following: * Bachelor’s Degree, J.D., and member in good standing of a State Bar * Minimum 7 years insurance coverage experience preferred, with experience in Auto coverage * The ability to handle coverage issues of moderate to great exposure and/or complexity with minimum supervision * Policy interpretation experience a must * Interest in learning (self-development)
We offer highly competitive compensation and benefits including a 401k (with up to 6% company match), performance-based incentives, and freedom from a billable-hour compensation structure.
Apply today to become a dynamic part of our Claims Legal Services Team!
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). Driving.
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.
Four year college degree, law school degree, (Doctor of Jurisprudence) from a State Bar Association accredited law school, and member in good standing of any state bar.
Five years of claims litigation and/or lawyer auditing experience, including handling matters of moderate to great financial significance and/or complexity with minimum supervision, or comparable outside legal experience. At least 7 years of insurance coverage experience preferred.
Special Skill Requirement
Public speaking, ability to function in adversarial or confrontational situations, together with negotiation and persuasion skills.
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.
Job: *Legal Services
Organization: *Farmers Insurance
Title: Claims Coverage Attorney
Location: California-Westlake Village
Requisition ID: 170004KQ