Basic Information

Job Category: Legal

Location: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date published: 05-May-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Personal Injury Law Attorney 

An ADP client is currently recruiting for an experienced individual to be our next Personal Injury Attorney to join our team in our San Gabriel Valley OR City of Industry, CA locations.  We offer some work from home flexibility as well.

Are you a personal injury attorney tired of constantly billing hours for your defense clients?

Are you looking for a great group of colleagues who work as a team in a friendly and supportive environment?

You may be a match for our law firm.

Who We Are:

The Law Offices of Scott Warmuth is committed to five core values: Excellence, Commitment, Professionalism, Integrity, and Teamwork. These values, combined with our decades of experience, have enabled our law firm to achieve great results on behalf of our clients. We are proud of organization, and our success is due to the dedication and talent of our attorneys and staff. We attract our outstanding team by providing interesting work, a supportive and collegial work environment, personal satisfaction, competitive compensation and benefits, and a pathway for professional development and growth.

About the Role:

The Personal Injury Attorney is responsible for providing injured claimants with the legal advice, guidance and representation required to successfully win compensation. The attorney will be responsible for handling the case from filing the lawsuit to preparing the matter for trial and all litigation activities in between, with the opportunity for trial experience. The goal of a personal injury lawsuit is for the claimant to receive monetary compensation for medical expenses, physical suffering, emotional distress, and income lost through inability to work.

What you’ll do:

Core duties and responsibilities include the following. 

Manage the Litigation Department, which includes supervising associates, paralegals and legal assistants to ensure they perform their responsibilities, and providing training and guidance to the team, and providing updates on new strategies and relevant new case law

Prepare and formulate strategy for cases entering into litigation, including discovery plan, goals for settlement and expert work up for trial

Prepare pleadings, discovery, law and motions, demand/mediation packages, negotiate settlements informally or at mediation/ADR, hire expert witnesses and perform other trial preparation

Provide liability analyses, treatment recommendations, and general case handling guidance on matters in pre-litigation to case file managers

Other responsibilities may be added by management

Our Perfect Candidate

Education and Experience:

Juris Degree required

Must be in good standing with the California Bar Association

Should be well-versed in Personal Injury litigation and a thorough knowledge of the California Discovery Act, including all aspects of discovery and law and motion is required

At least 5+ years of experience that can guide to some Junior Attorneys, demand writer and support staff of Personal Injury and Litigation Departments.

Working knowledge of Personal Injury laws and procedures

Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

Able to function with a high level of patience, tact, and diplomacy in handling negative or challenging situations

Familiar with case management software, Microsoft Word Suite, Adobe Pro, and other legal technology

Proficiency in Microsoft Applications i.e., Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word

Required Abilities and Skills:

Capable of efficiently leading and managing a team

Exceptional leadership skills including coaching, motivating, and empowering team members

Ability to foster change, spark innovation and implement strategies

Demonstrated ability to anticipate and solve practical problems

Expertise in analysis, critical decision making, and process improvement

Flexibility to lead in a changing environment

Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

Capable of managing the “big picture” while paying attention to detail

Company Offers:

Competitive salary will be commensurate with experience and education.

Bonus structure based on individual’s and company performance

Comprehensive benefits package available: (healthcare, vision, dental and life insurances; 401k plan with generous employer match; flexible schedule, free parking, paid vacation, sick days, and holidays).

To Apply:

Please submit your resume via the ‘Apply Now’ button!

The Law Offices of Scott Warmuth is an equal opportunity employer!

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