Legal Assistant – Insurance Defense Jobs in Sherman Oaks, CA at Progressive American Insurance

Our legal assistants handle complex tasks that are critical to the success of our law offices.  As a part of our team, you’ll rely on your prior experience to provide administrative support to our attorneys through preparation of legal documents and correspondences, such as motions and pleadings.  Experience using an electronic case management system – while not required – will help while managing attorney calendars, scheduling and coordinating examination(s) for defense experts, and communicating with clients regarding relevant aspects of the case.  Among other things, you’ll spend time maintaining files, answering phone calls, along with other assigned administrative duties.

Must-have qualifications

High school diploma/ GED equivalent or higher

One year prior legal work experience in a business or legal environment supporting a professional team

Preferred skills

Insurance defense or personal injury experience

Time management and organizational skills required to provide support to a large group of professionals

Typing skills with special attention to grammar and accuracy

Ability to work independently while maintaining highly confidential information

Effective listening, verbal and written communication skills


$28.44 – $33.46/hour

Gainshare bonus up to 16% of your eligible earnings based on company performance


401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 6%

Medical, dental & vision, including free preventative care

Wellness & mental health programs

Health care flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, & life insurance

Paid time off

Paid & unpaid sick leave where applicable, as well as short & long-term disability

Parental & family leave; military leave & pay

Diverse, inclusive & welcoming culture with Employee Resource Groups

Career development & tuition assistance

Energage recognizes Progressive as a 2023 Top Workplace for: Innovation, Purposes & Values, Work-Life Flexibility, Compensation & Benefits, and Leadership.

Equal Opportunity Employer

: Legal

: United States-California-Sherman Oaks

: Full-time

: Regular

Work From Home: No

Title: Legal Assistant – Insurance Defense

Company: Progressive American Insurance

Location: Sherman Oaks, CA



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