Entry Level Trial Attorney 3L - Tampa, FL (Hybrid)

Location
Tampa, Florida
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Jan 12, 2022
Closes
Mar 12, 2022
Ref
6618079#GIJtoGJS.1
Industry
Insurance
Category
Insurance

The world isnt standing still, and neither is Allstate. Were moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers evolving needs. Thats why now is an exciting time to join our team. Youll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.

Youll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.Plus, Allstate is changing how, when, and where we work-to lead us boldly into our future. We're empowering our employees to create better ways of working through more intentional use of communication and collaboration practices, processes and tools.

Everything we do at Allstate is driven by a shared purpose: to protect people from lifes uncertainties so they can realize their hopes and dreams. For more than 89 years weve thrived by staying a step ahead of whatevers coming next to give customers peace of mind no matter what changes they face. We acted with conviction to advocate for seat belts, air bags and graduated driving laws. We help give survivors of domestic violence a voice through financial empowerment. Weve been an industry leader in pricing sophistication, telematics, digital photo claims and, more recently, device and identity protection. We are the Good Hands. We dont follow the trends. We set them.

Job Summary

The Litigation Services Attorney job family is responsible for managing Insurance Defense and Tort Litigation / Disputes work and related issues/matters.

While awaiting the results of the bar examination and subsequent admission to the bar, under the direction and supervision of an admitted attorney, prepares pleadings and motions, conducts discovery, including reviewing documents, interviewing clients, preparing trial materials and summarize and analyze research.

Key Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities

Allstate Insurance Company is looking for a current 3L Law student to join the Litigation Services Department as an entry level Trial Attorney. Allstates Staff and Retained Counsel represent policyholders in claims-related litigation/disputes across the country. It also represents the Company in the defense of low and moderate exposure bodily injury and property damage lawsuits.

The Litigation entry level Trial Attorney will:
Generate and organize various legal documents
Respond to and prepare discovery
Have the opportunity to attend depositions and trial when possible
Draft deposition summaries and medical records summaries
Perform legal research
Work under the supervision of a licensed attorney
The salary is competitive, and the position begins approximately mid- May to early June 2022.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience

  • Core Competencies
    • Foundational skills/abilities/experiences in the following areas: legal knowledge, business knowledge, issue management, analytical skills, influencing others (inside and outside the company), coaching and development, self-development, and productivity
  • Other Requisites
    • A rising2022 3LLaw student
    • 3L Law student preparing to pass Bar Exam.
    • Computer skills, including MS Office suite, used in or related to the tasks performed
    • Exercises discretion and maintains confidentiality of sensitive information
    • Demonstrates ethics and integrity
  • Management & Supervisory Skills
    • Budget management skills
    • Project management skills
    • Able to interact with all levels of personnel

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands.

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary but thats just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, youll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.For a full description of Allstates benefits, visit allstate.jobs/benefits

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