Contract Attorney - West Hartford, CT
Zurich Insurance Group - United States

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We are Farmers
Since our start in 1928, Farmers has grown and adapted to meet the changing needs of our customers with an unwavering commitment to upholding the ideals with which we began by providing industry-leading products and services to the customers we're privileged to serve.
Today, Farmers Insurance Group of Companies is the country's third-largest insurer of both private Personal Lines passenger automobile and homeowner’s insurance. Farmers operates primarily in 41 states across the country through the efforts of approximately 20,000 employees who are responsible for servicing more than 15 million customers.
If you’re looking for stability and opportunity in your next position, put your law degree and previous experience to work at Farmers Insurance. We are looking for a results-driven Attorney for our Branch Legal Office in West Hartford, Connecticut.
This contract position offers a competitive starting salary, outstanding benefits package, and, paid time off.
As a Contract Attorney for Farmers Insurance, you will be responsible for:
o The competent, ethical, and diligent representation of clients in all cases assigned by supervisor involving all areas of tort practice.
o Handling matters of low to moderate complexity and/or exposure, and may assist in the handling of cases assigned to other attorneys.
o Maintaining and updating computerized litigation support systems for assigned caseloads.
Our Ideal Candidate will possess the following:
o Bachelors Degree, JD, and a member in good standing of the Connecticut State Bar.
o The ability to handle cases of low to moderate exposure and/or complexity with minimal supervision.
o Minimum of 1 year of relevant civil litigation experience.
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

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