Senior Legal Counsel, UK
Sole Counsel for the UK arm of the business
Working for a company with a number of interests in different sectors
About Our Client
A European financial services business with a particular focus on insurance matters.
As part of a small legal team you will get the opportunity to work on all legal matters relating to the group such as the negotiation and review of commercial contracts, insurance regulatory matters, some data protection issues and assisting on a variety of corporate transactions.
You will also have the opportunity to work on various strategic matters and can assist in the expansion of group companies. This role has great potential to be involved a wide variety of different types of work; and as such is ideal for a lawyer who wants to broaden their legal knowledge in the financial services sector.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate will be a qualified lawyer who has ideally worked in the insurance practice of a well respected law firm. In house experience would be a plus but this role could suit a candidate looking to move in house for the first time.
As this role will be the only lawyer covering in the UK it is important that you have broad experience covering commercial agreements, corporate work and ideally some exposure to regulatory work as well.
What's on Offer
A six figure basic salary + excellent benefits and discretionary bonus structure.