Department of Insurance – Attorney Position

Job Description and Duties

Under general direction of the Assistant Chief Counsel, Policy Approval Bureau (PAB), the Attorney I reviews and analyzes various life and disability insurance policy forms and related documents for compliance with statutory and regulatory standards.  The Attorney I interprets statutes and regulations pertaining to these various types of life and disability insurance policies in response to inquiries from the public, insurance industry, legislators and other Department personnel.  The Attorney I analyzes and drafts regulations and legislation, and completes special project assignments, and make recommendations to the Assistant Chief Counsel and to CDI Executive Staff.  Occasional travel may be required within and/or outside California.  Travel may include overnight stay.

This position is designated under the Conflict of Interest Code.  The position is responsible for making or participating in the making of governmental decisions that may potentially have a material effect on personal financial interests.  The appointee is required to complete Form 700 within 30 days of appointment.  Failure to comply with the Conflict of Interest Code requirements may void the appointment.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  •  Applicants must have active membership in The California State Bar before they will be eligible for appointment. 
  • This recruitment may be used to fill multiple vacancies in this location.
  • This office is currently located in San Francisco but will be relocating to Oakland Fall 2020. 

EXAMINATION INFORMATION:
You MUST take the ATTORNEY examination to be eligible for appointment. Please click the link provided below for the examination information/instructions. Please read the entire examination bulletin. FAILURE TO SUBMIT ANY OF THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION LISTED IN THE EXAMINATION BULLETIN MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THIS EXAMINATION.


ATTORNEY https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Exams/Bulletin.aspx?examCD=8PB57


Any questions regarding the minimum qualifications, applying for the examination, being scheduled for the examination, reasonable accommodations, the examination components, scoring, etc., may be directed to our team at  JobsandExams@insurance.ca.gov