The Firm & The Role
Our client is a well-established national firm, with a heavy emphasis on insurance law. Due to growth via new clients and new instructions, our client is looking to recruit a talented and enthusiastic insurance lawyer at the min 2 years pae to Senior Associate or even SC level.
Clients include insurers, brokers, ASX-listed companies, self-insureds, construction companies, life insurance companies, contractors, sub-contractors, principals and clients in the travel and tourism industries.
You will have the opportunity to work on a broad mix of work, including:
- Public Liability
- Personal Injury Matters
- General Liability Matters
- Motor vehicle/property damage
As an experienced lawyer you will have carriage of matters, attend court, brief counsel, manage client relationships, foster strong client relationships.
The firm is open to offering an "up and coming" lawyer a promotion to Associate, OR an emerging Associate seeking SA'ship, the opportunity to step into that title. Everything is on the table, making this an unmissable opportunity for a savvy insurance lawyer.
As well as litigation, you may also provide advice in relation to the interpretation of policies and indemnities.
The matters will be interesting and challenging and this is an ideal environment in which to learn and develop your career. You will be working closely with a well-respected partner and the other senior members of the team. This team is inclusive and collaborative and your career will be nurtured and developed.
The partners at this firm are well known for their client focus, their pragmatism and their ability to achieve outstanding results for their clients. Their accessibility and approachability means that this team is never short of work.
Skills & Experience
The ideal candidate will have:
- At least 2 years pae experience in the area of insurance litigation, up to senior SA/SC
- Attention to detail
- Communication and interpersonal skills
- Drafting and advising skills
- Strong litigation and strategy skills
- Ability to foster strong client relationships
- Ability to work in a committed team
- Ability to work independently
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Drive, enthusiasm and a 'can do' attitude
Culture & Benefits
Our client has a superb working culture. The culture is friendly, progressive and down to earth.
Progression is based on merit only and strong performance is rewarded with a market leading salary package and bonus scheme.
Join a firm that truly invests in their lawyers.
For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:
Phone: 0468 433 569
Please send your CV in Microsoft Word format. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.