GEICO Staff Counsel is seeking an attorney for its Baton Rouge, LA office to handle auto defense litigation including first and third party personal injury claims. Applicant must be currently licensed in Louisiana. Some personal injury litigation experience or insurance defense experience preferred. The position requires independent management of the file from the start to settlement or trial. The position requires travel within the geographic area covered by the office to depositions and court appearances. Deposition and/or trial experience preferred.
As a GEICO Attorney, you will:
Handle and manage litigation files from inception through trial
Prepare motions and memorandums of law.
Prepare pleadings, discovery, demands and responses.
Draft reports and provide file analysis.
Louisiana Bar membership in good standing
0 to 3 years of personal injury litigation experience
Jury verdicts are preferred
Strong communication and MS Office Skills
Experience handling motor vehicle cases is a plus
For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.
Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including:
401(k) and profit-sharing plans
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs
Associate assistance program
Flexible spending accounts
Business casual dress
Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
Associate clubs and sports teams
Federal Credit Union
Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.
GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
How to Apply
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