Attorney III - Orange County Area - Work from Home
Company: Bretoi, Lutz & Stele
Posted on: September 13, 2023
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 is
currently seeking an Attorney III to join our team in the Orange
This position requires in person litigation appearances in Orange
County and surrounding area.
As an Attorney III at Mercury, you will provide legal
representation to Mercury and/or their insured in the defense of
complex personal injury lawsuits with exposures in excess of
$100,000. 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 support
attorney, 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.
Requires a law degree and admission to the Bar in the state(s)
where practicing. Must also reside in the State and Geographic
Region where assigned files are venued.
Preferred 10-15 years insurance defense experience with significant
jury trial experience.
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 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 home
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
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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