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Insurance Defense Attorney

Costa Mesa, CA

Posted: 04/02/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Category: Legal Job Number: a0CUm00000itg3hMAA Pay Range: $175000 - $195000 Location Requirements: Hybrid Industry: Legal Services

Job Description

A national product liability defense firm in Costa Mesa, CA is seeking an experienced Insurance Defense Attorney to join their dynamic team! They are looking for candidates with at least 2 years of experience as an attorney working in general insurance defense with product liability experience preferred and a passion for crafting innovative legal strategies in a fast-paced environment. This role is perfect for attorneys who want hands-on experience and strong mentorship, making it a great choice for ambitious professionals looking to move forward in their careers. The position includes a full benefits package with comprehensive health insurance, unlimited PTO, and competitive pay. It also offers a hybrid work schedule, with 2-3 days remote.

Salary Range: $175,000 - $195,000 DOE + Bonus

Insurance Defense Attorney Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of experience as an attorney
  • General insurance defense experience
  • 1 year of product liability experience is preferred
  • Must have experience with depositions
  • Must have experience preparing cases for trial
  • Strong research, writing, and communication skills
  • Professional demeanor, ability to work well with diverse personalities, and a commitment to producing quality work
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school and admission to the California State Bar

Insurance Defense Attorney Responsibilities:

  • Manage a dynamic caseload, ensuring all cases are handled efficiently
  • Perform legal research, drafting, and writing to support case preparation
  • Conduct depositions to collect essential testimony and information
  • Represent the firm and its clients in court hearings and meetings
  • Prepare legal pleadings, motions, and briefs for court submissions
  • Engage in discovery to obtain and exchange vital case-related information
  • Quickly prepare for and participate in trials, adopting a hands-on approach
  • Maintain accurate timekeeping and billing records
  • Work with the marketing team on initiatives to build the firm s clientele


  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • 401k with profit sharing
  • Unlimited PTO/PSL
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Free parking
  • Hybrid schedule
  • Great mentorship

If you re on the lookout for a dynamic career in insurance defense at a firm that offers hands-on experience, mentorship, and a 2-3 day work from home hybrid schedule, apply now!


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