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General Insurance Lawyer/Senior Associate - financial lines focus

Global insurance firm is seeking a highly motivated 4-7 year defendant insurance Associate or Senior Associate with broad expertise across general insurance to join a developing and growing Insurance practice of a global firm, working primarily with two specialists in this space.
 
Acting for a mix of insurers and reinsurers in the Asia Pacific and London markets, you will have the opportunity to become involved in a broad mix of high-level insurance work including but not limited to:
 
  • Drafting coverage advice & advising on risk – some of which will be multi-jurisdictional.
  • Act on professional indemnity, D&O & financial lines matters on behalf of a number of professionals including accountants, financial advisors, construction & design professionals and brokers;
  • Acting on multi-million dollar disputes across the APAC region; as well as
  • Assisting the Partners on cyber work as this practice grows.
The candidate will possess the following skills:
  • A minimum of 4-7 years PAE gained within a top-tier, national or well-regarded insurance law firm;
  • Expertise in general insurance work including exposure to either professional indemnity or financial lines as a minimum.
  • Strong academic record with a strategic approach.
  • Keen interest in business development, marketing & client events;
  • Excellent interpersonal, drafting and technical skills; and
  • Ability to manage and run your own caseload of files autonomously whilst mentoring and guiding more junior members of the team.
In return you will have access to top quality work at an:
 
  • International brand with secondment opportunities locally and internationally;
  • High-profile client base including London and APAC clients;
  • The opportunity to work with Chambers-rated leading practitioners in the insurance space;
  • Strong career progression prospects;
  • Warm, friendly & open-door culture; as well as
  • Flexibility.
 
To apply for this opportunity please click the 'apply now' button below or contact Camilla Overall on 029 195 2981/0421 171 391.