Defendant Insurance Lawyer

Defendant Insurance Lawyer

Job Title: Defendant Insurance Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: AU$120000 - AU$150000 per annum + Super
Reference: RM19972_1603432486
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: October 23, 2020 16:54

Job Description

The Firm

Our client is a reputable mid-tier law firm, with a close-knit culture, that has a strong reputation in insurance law. They are committed to professional development and great advocates for work/life balance.

The Role

An opportunity has arisen for a defendant insurance Senior Associate to join a busy team led by 2 Partners working in public/product liability, personal injuries and property insurance. Joining this this practice, you will be running your files autonomously, attending conferences, directly speaking with clients and briefing Counsel when matters run to trial. You will also be mentoring more junior staff in the team.


To be successful in securing this role you will ideally have:

  • Solid experience in defendant insurance
  • Strong knowledge of PIPA
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to autonomously run your own files
  • Be driven and show initiative
  • A genuine desire and ambition for personal career growth
  • good drafting skills, particularly with advices and court documents


  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexibility with work hours
  • Social events and team activities
  • Birthday leave
  • Professional development opportunities

For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM19972
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207