16 days old

Insurance Coverage and Defense Attorneys - Los Angeles/San Francisco

Los Angeles, California 90025
  • Job Type
    Law Firm Associate
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Los Angeles and San Francisco offices of Selman Breitman LLP are looking for attorneys with 2-7 years' experience to join our Insurance Coverage and Insurance Defense practice groups.

You will be involved in all aspects of our insurance practice, including evaluating coverage, preparing coverage opinions, drafting motions, and litigating declaratory relief, contribution, indemnity, and bad faith actions for the firm’s insurer clients. You will help evaluate and resolve interesting, complex coverage issues that result in positive outcomes for our insurer clients. We pride ourselves on mastering unique issues that arise on a daily basis. Our goal is to provide flawless advice and service to our clients, which is especially important when dealing complex coverage issues. 

We're looking for people who approach problem solving proactively, and have the ability to both work independently and collaborate with peers. We do not need a person with coverage experience, but we do need someone who can get the details right, and be an effective communicator.  Is that you?  Join our team! 

What you'll be doing:

Creative problem solving for our insurer clients, including:

  • Evaluating coverage
  • Preparing coverage opinions to insurer clients
  • Drafting motions
  • Litigating disputed matters
  • Negotiating successful settlements with other insurers and insureds

Selman Breitman is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive compensation and benefits, as well as a collegial and inclusive environment with opportunities for growth.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Leah M. Cox: lcox@selmanlaw.com


  • J.D. degree, required
  • Admission to California State Bar, required
  • 2-7 years' experience handling insurance coverage and/or defense matters
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Independent Initiative – including the ability to investigate, evaluate and make recommendations that include a plan of action

Additional consideration for:

  • Prior experience litigating complex matters
  • Admission to WA, OR, NV, AZ or other Western States


Posted: 2019-03-08 Expires: 2019-04-07

Selman Breitman LLP

Selman Breitman was founded in 1980 and has grown to nearly 120 lawyers with offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Orange County, San Diego, Las Vegas, Seattle, and Portland.

We are experienced trial lawyers and trusted advisors relied upon by global businesses to protect their interests in emerging and established industries across the United States.

We are committed to our fundamental, founding principles: legal excellence with unmatched client service at a competitive cost. We are trusted by Fortune 500 companies, the largest insurance entities, and multinational corporations, as well as small to mid-size businesses, and even startup companies, in a wide range of industries. 

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Insurance Coverage and Defense Attorneys - Los Angeles/San Francisco

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