Personal Injury Defense Attorney

Santa Ana , California Attorney Posted January 11, 2023
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Title: Personal Injury Defense Attorney
Location: Santa Ana, California 
Company Description: Civil Litigation Law Firm
Salary: $110,000-$150,000
Salary is commensurate with experience and is an estimated range provided by JBC


JBC Legal has partnered with a dynamic leading firm that fosters a positive culture, work-life balance, and professional development. we’re seeking an empathic, experienced personal injury attorney to help clients find justice and compensation for their injuries. You’ll handle the case file from start to finish with support from a team of highly skilled legal professionals. You should have excellent credentials, a minimum of 3 years of successful personal injury litigation along with trial case experience, and an authentic passion for helping people. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!


  • Handle personal injury case files from start to finish
  • Evaluate potential personal injury claims and provide legal advice to prospective clients accordingly
  • Draft, review, and modify claims, motions, discovery responses, demand letters, pleadings, subpoenas, memorandums, and other legal documents
  • Research case law and premises liability, and gather insurance policies, medical expenses, medical records, and other evidence relevant to the case
  • Communicate with clients, expert witnesses, insurance company adjusters, supporting witnesses, and medical providers to gather information
  • Negotiate suitable agreements and settle on the clients’ behalf when appropriate
  • Represent the client at hearings, trials, mediations, depositions, and litigation
  • Document and update the status of all case files in the case management system
  • Manage a team of personal injury paralegals, legal assistants, case managers, litigation paralegals, and legal secretary


  • Bachelor’s degree and a J.D. degree is required
  • Membership in the State Bar Association and a state license to practice law is mandatory
  • 3 years of experience in personal injury litigation or trial experience in medical malpractice, personal injury, wrongful death, or civil litigation practice areas is needed
  • A good understanding of personal injury law/ tort law, medical terminology, wrongful death, civil and family law, and medical malpractice is desired
  • Superb drafting, research, negotiation, and communication skills are preferred



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