Bodily Injury, Property Damage LitigationJob #: STAFF01032 Exp.: 7+ Years
UFG is looking for a Staff Attorney who is responsible for providing high quality and cost-effective legal representation to work in either our Sacramento or LA office. Demonstrates superior knowledge and expertise in the litigation process, is well versed in Property & Bodily Injury litigation and provides excellent client service as part of a legal team. Responsible for independent, aggressive case handling with a resolution management focus.
Independently conduct trials, depositions, pre-trial discovery, mediations, arbitrations or any other legal activity required to resolve cases. in an efficient and effective manner.
Work directly with insureds, claimants, counsel mediators and courts in negotiating settlements.
Review and discuss settlement values, defensive tactics and strategies with claims professionals Provide regular written status reports to claims professionals to keep them advised.
Work with clients, claims professionals, underwriting, risk control and other third parties to resolve legal issues presented.
Keep apprised of changes in law and court procedures. Comply with CLE requirements.
Perform other duties as assigned.
A minimum of 7 years’ experience practicing law that must include some civil jury trial experience in bodily injury and some property damage litigation in California courts
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