State Farm Staff Counsel is offering an opportunity to join a high performing insurance staff counsel for State Farm Insurance Companies. Join a community of employees that are challenged, guided, and empowered. At State Farm, we help one another grow professionally and personally. It is part of who we are and have been since 1922.
State Farm Litigation Counsel, insurance staff counsel for State Farm insurance companies, is seeking a trial attorney with 5-10 years’ of civil litigation and trial experience with exceptional knowledge of civil procedure along with evidence and trial strategy, ?to join the Crown Point, IN office. We hire the best employees to serve our customers, making us a leader in the insurance and financial services industry. Candidates will be well organized, detail oriented, and demonstrate the ability to independently manage a busy time sensitive caseload.
We Are Looking for Candidates With
Must have a law degree from ABA accredited law school and excellent academic credentials
Must have active license to practice law in Indiana and be a member in good standing with the state bar
5-10 years’ of civil litigation experience preferably in insurance defense
Experience presenting and cross-examining expert and lay witnesses is a plus but not required
Experience working in a paperless environment
Strong software skills including competency in Word, Outlook, and Westlaw
Experience directing support staff on clerical and administrative matters related to law suit handling
Strong automation/technological skills for law suit handling and courtroom presentation
Outstanding written and oral advocacy skills
Illinois law license and/or bilingual skills is a plus but not required
What You Can Expect
Next Steps: Competitive candidates may be invited to participate in the interview process.
Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work opportunity.
What’s In It For You
Competitive Benefits, Pay and Bonus Potential
Volunteer opportunities: Get involved and give back to the community!
Tuition Reimbursement: We support opportunities for you to learn and grow!
A Learning Culture: Mentoring, Professional Designations, Employee Development, and more!
401k Plan and FULLY FUNDED PENSION
We embrace Diversity and Inclusion: We are one team and it is simply the right thing to do!
We are not just offering a job but a meaningful career! We’re here to help life go right® Come join our passionate team!
Internal Number: 11472
About State Farm Insurance Companies
The State Farm mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize their dreams.
We are people who make it our business to be like a good neighbor; who built a premier company by selling and keeping promises through our marketing partnership; who bring diverse talents and experiences to our work of serving the State Farm customer.
Our success is built on a foundation of shared values — quality service and relationships, mutual trust, integrity and financial strength.
Our vision for the future is to be the customer's first and best choice in the products and services we provide. We will continue to be the leader in the insurance industry and we will become a leader in the financial services arena. Our customers' needs will determine our path. Our values will guide us