Defendant Insurance Lawyer

Defendant Insurance Lawyer

Job Title: Defendant Insurance Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: AU$130000 - AU$150000 per annum + Package
Reference: RM19248_1579130224
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: January 16, 2020 10:17

Job Description

  • Collegiate Team
  • Growing CBD Law Firm
  • Competitive salary & bonuses

The Firm

A leading specialist insurance law firm with a national presence that supports its staff to achieve to the best of their ability.

The Role

This is a defendant insurance role where you act for the Insurers and corporate clients primarily on WorkCover matters. While working collaboratively within a team, you will be assessing liability and quantum of cases through scientific and medical evidence under the supervision of the Partner. You will be responsible for the day to day conduct of a file, and your client base will be a range of local and international clients. To enable you to grow your own professional brand, you will also be involved in business development.


  • Both advisory and litigation work
  • Manage files independently while working within a team environment
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Draft legal documents concisely and effectively
  • Mentor junior staff


  • 5+yrs experience in Defendant Insurance WorkCover matters
  • Strong communication and negotiating skills
  • Experience with reviewing and analysing medical evidence
  • Ability to manage large volumes of work
  • Good business development skills

Firm Culture

This firm boasts an open and supportive working environment with flexible hours to develop a dynamic and vibrant workplace. Although always professional and focused, it tries not to take itself too seriously.


Competitive remunerative packages; incentive program; genuine professional development strategies; flexible hours; close client contact.


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

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM19248
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207