Our client is a market leading global firm with a continuing growing presence in the Australian market. With offices in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne and Brisbane, they are looking to capitalise on recent growth with the addition of a strong insurance partner to their busy insurance team. Insurance & Reinsurance team
The Insurance & Reinsurance practice group is one of their key practice areas both here in Australia and around the world covering a range of matters including class actions, directors' and officers' (D&O) liability, professional indemnity, financial institutions, complex contractual disputes, general liability (product, public, and property) as well as personal injury matters. Position Description
This role will see you join a high performing yet fun team environment in the Sydney office of this global law firm. You will report directly to the Partner whilst also working closely with three Special Counsel in the team as well as the wider team which consists of Senior Associates and Associates at varying levels.
The insurance work is broad based and will see you gain exposure to big ticket D&O litigation, including class actions (defence and coverage) and Financial Lines/Professional Indemnity defence and coverage. Requirements
The successful candidate will have at least 5+ years
experience from a well-regarded insurance practice. Ideally you will have exposure to professional indemnity, financial lines and/or D&O matters.
In addition, you will:
- Have an enthusiastic, can do attitude;
- Be able to manage and mentor the junior lawyers in the team;
- Have strong technical and communication skills;
- Enjoy working in a fast paced, high performing team environment; and
- A proven ability to prioritise multiple tasks.
For further information, please contact Laura Lal
on +61 (0) 2 8058 6002 or +61 (0) 407 346 944 or forward your CV and transcripts