Defendant Insurance Lawyer - Juniors and Seniors Needed

Defendant Insurance Lawyer - Juniors and Seniors Needed

Job Title: Defendant Insurance Lawyer - Juniors and Seniors Needed
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Salary: AU$100000 - AU$150000 per annum + Super
Reference: RM19624_1598853957
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: August 31, 2020 16:05

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 lawyer specialising in PIPA, indemnity, recoveries, fraud and other general insurance. Joining this this practice, you will be working as part of a busy insurance team under 2 Partners, running your files autonomously, attending conferences, directly speaking with clients and briefing Counsel when matters run to trial. You will also be responsible for mentoring junior lawyers in the team.


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

  • 3+ years of defendant insurance experience in a firm
  • Strong knowledge of PIPA
  • Ability to autonomously run your own files
  • A genuine desire and ambition for personal career growth
  • strong time management skills
  • good drafting skills, particularly with advices and court documents
  • ability to mentor junior staff


  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexibility
  • 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: RM19624
Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Phone: (07) 3231 1207