An international law firm with awards for Top 10 most innovative Law Firm in Europe, is seeking to hire a Senior Associate Litigation Professional Indemnity.
The opportunity will suit an experienced professional indemnity lawyer with construction claims. You will work as part of a growing team with lots of opportunity for progression. The team covers professional indemnity work (all areas), GL claims and Personal /catastrophic injury claims.
The role will be to assist partners in the effective conduct of cases and to take responsibility for your own caseload under supervision.
Significant contact with insurer and insured and privately funded clients, together with counsel, expert witnesses, the courts and other parties in a very busy and dynamic team.
The role presents significant opportunities for training, growth and development in a unique team.
Provide a high quality service to clients in a commercial and professional manner
Maintain an understanding of the latest developments in Insurance law and wider commercial litigation
Be accountable for individual and team financial management ensuring a pro-active approach is taken to meeting individual and team targets
Play a proactive role in business development including writing articles, delivering presentations and facilitating seminars
Support others to perform to their potential, delegating work, providing technical and strategic advice to more junior fee earners
Look outside of the Firm for new ways of working and seek to continually challenge and improve internal working practices
Develop strong internal and external working relationships based on trust and respect
Qualified lawyer with high level of Insurance expertise and an ability to apply it in a commercial and professional way achieving good results on large/complex cases.
Ideally the successful candidate will also have expertise in at least one wider area of Insurance law.
Able to develop the business in terms of both existing and new clients.
Proven track record of working in an environment with a high level of autonomy and responsibility.
Effective team player with collaborative and supportive approach.
Proactive in developing own expertise and skills and in sharing learning with others.
This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and progressive law firm with a lot of opportunity to progress your career in an open and friendly environment.