Attorney II - Southern CA Area - Work from Home
Company: Bretoi, Lutz & Stele
Location: West Covina
Posted on: September 21, 2023
This position is work from home and will require in-person court
appearances and hearings/trials in the surrounding area. (Must
reside in the State and Region where assigned files are venued)
Join an amazing team that is consistently recognized for our
achievements and culture, including our most recent Forbes award of
being one of America's Best Midsize Employers for 2023!
Bretoi, Lutz & Stele, House Counsel for Mercury Insurance Group, is
currently seeking an Attorney II to join our Southern California
Team. Offices located in Los Angeles, Long Beach, Sherman Oaks,
West Covina, Corona, and Irvine.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
As an Attorney II at Mercury, you will provide legal representation
to Mercury and/or their insured in the defense of moderate to
complex personal injury lawsuits. Case management begins from the
initial stages of filing responsive pleadings through discovery and
ultimately trial. Your case management responsibility includes
developing and implementing strategies for all stages of litigation
while collaborating with our claims partners and clients. Your
team, consisting of a secretary, paralegal, support specialist,
will assist you in preparing necessary legal documentation,
conducting depositions, investigating/researching, and evaluating
cases for settlement, arbitration, and trial.
Strong communication and negotiation skills to represent client and
Company interests in litigation.
Able to effectively direct legal support staff in daily operations
to ensure accurate and timely completion of assigned work.
Able to work independently with minimum direction and good
organizational skills needed to manage a reasonable caseload.
Minimum of 3-5 years insurance defense experience with jury trial
Requires a law degree and admission to the California Bar. Must
also reside in the State and Geographic Region where assigned files
Why choose a career at Mercury?
At Mercury, we have been guided by our purpose to help people
reduce risk and overcome unexpected events for more than 60 years.
We are one team with a common goal to help other others. Everyone
needs insurance and we can't imagine a world without it.
Our team will encourage you to grow, make time to have fun, and
work together to make great things happen. We embrace the strengths
and values of each team member. We believe in having diverse
perspectives where everyone is included, to serve customers from
all walks of life.
We care about our people, and we mean it. We reward our talented
professionals with a competitive salary, bonus potential, and a
variety of benefits to help our team members reach their health,
retirement, and professional goals.
Learn more about us here:
We offer many great benefits, including:
Flexibility to work from anywhere in the United States for most
Paid time off (vacation time, sick time, 9 paid Company holidays,
Incentive bonus programs (potential for holiday bonus, referral
bonus, and performance-based bonus)
Medical, dental, vision, life, and pet insurance
Company vehicle (fuel & maintenance included)
401 (k) retirement savings plan with company match
Engaging work environment
Professional and personal development opportunities
Company recognition program
Health and wellbeing resources, including free mental wellbeing
therapy/coaching sessions, child and eldercare resources, and
Mercury Insurance is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any
other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
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