Contentious Insurance Lawyer

London Permanent
  • Clients include major global and UK insurance businesses
  • One of the largest in revenue terms

About Our Client

The client is a multinational law firm which specialises in the energy, infrastructure, financial services, real estate and technology, science & industry sectors. The firm ranks among the top hundred law firms in the world by turnover.

They have over 450 partners, a total legal team of around 1,900 people and more than 3,700 employees. More than 500 of the firm's staff are based in its international headquarters in the City of London.

Job Description

  • Providing coverage advice and analysis on a variety of policy wordings including D&O, Construction programmes (including CAR, combined liability, PI), PTL, Crime, Property/BI, Professional indemnity across key Sectors such as Infrastructure and Energy, W&I, Cyber Liability and Employer's liability
  • Acting for insurers and financial institutions in a range of commercial disputes including mediations and arbitrations.
  • Representing financial institutions and Directors and Officers in the defence of claims against them.
  • Profit share and commission disputes between regulated and non-regulated businesses especially among our insurer and reinsurer client base;

Acting for commercial policyholders on a range of contentious insurance matters.

The Successful Applicant

The candidate will have a broad experience of litigation, insurance plus financial services disputes experience can also be useful.

The firm are ideally looking for a dynamic candidate with at least 2+ years' PQE experience and excellent client skills.

They are looking for a candidate who has experience in:

  • A mixture of general insurance coverage, defence work, commercial disputes (acting for both insurers and policyholders) and commercial litigation for financial services firms.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Strong benefits package
  • Career progression
Harry Veale
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2100

Job summary

Job function
Insurance - Private Practice
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Harry Veale
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2100
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