Workers' Compensation Associate Attorney Job in Mission Viejo, CA Near Me - 280395 |

Workers' Compensation Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location California - Mission Viejo

Job ID WO6D280395

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 2 : Consumer and/or Business $$

Practice Areas Workers' Compensation Law - General

2023-03-18 05:47:45

Mission Viejo office of our client seeks a workers' compensation associate attorney preferably with 2+ years of experience. The candidate defends and handles workers compensation cases under the state administrative process at the WCAB (trial level), as well as state courts. Conducts investigation, interviews witnesses, and analyzes medical reports and factual reports of injury for client recommendations and legal handling. Communicates effectively with clients, opposing parties, and co-counsel to resolve issues. Takes depositions, analyzes testimony, and prepares deposition-related reports. Represents the Firm in appearances at hearings and conferences and prepares hearing reports. Researches and prepares and files appropriate legal pleadings for cases under the state administrative process (trial level), as well as state courts. Prepares exposure analysis based on workers' compensation statutes, calculations of entitlements, benefits rates, etc. Negotiates settlements with opposing counsel per client settlement authority. Performs other duties as assigned. California Bar Admission essential.

The candidate should be a Juris Doctorate Law school graduate. Must have the ability to efficiently communicate both orally and in writing, in an articulate, persuasive, precise, and professional manner. Must be well-organized and efficient. The firm offers 401(k), 401(k) matching, Dental insurance, Health insurance, Paid time off, and Vision insurance.

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