Insurance Litigation -Personal Injury - Med. Neg. Lawyer

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Are you an ambitious Litigation Lawyer seeking strong mentoring in a supportive, flexible & social Melbourne law firm...this may be your dream role!

  • Reputable & Thriving Law Firm - Great Offices/Location - Well Regarded Partners
  • Be A Pivotal Player In This Team...Career Growth Opportunity!
  • High Profile/Quality Clients/Matters...
Do you see yourself as key player within a highly professional & successful litigation team?  If so, read more about your next significant career move, within this well established, commercial law firm based in Melbourne and tick all your boxes!  

About our client...

This firm is well managed, with a dynamic & collegiate culture. Lovely offices with an outlook across to Melbourne's iconic sporting precincts! You'll enjoy being part of the team here, with strong & steady workflows from their quality clientele comprising corporates, high net worth individuals, insolvency practitioners, government and statutory authorities. This is primarily a commercial law firm, providing a range of transactional, advisory and dispute resolution services. 

About this role...
On offer here is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Litigation Lawyer who is capable of assisting clients, primarily in insurance (incl. personal injury) and medical negligence matters -if you're looking for high quality & complex work this will suit you down to a tee.  Here you will be working alongside Partners & other colleagues to ultimately advance your career!

Typically the role will involve:-
  • Advising a range of insurers and acting for their insureds in personal injury (defdt. & some plaintiff), medical negligence and general claims (Victoria & possibly some interstate jurisdictions);
  • Acting for insured and uninsured institutional clients in historical abuse claims;
  • Occasionally providing advice on indemnity and coverage issues;
  • Acting for clients in other types of commercial litigation;
  • Being part of business development and client relationship activities.
About you...
To be successful here you will have:-
  • Sound experience (circa 3-5 years) in acting at all stages throughout the litigation process, from initial client meeting, briefing counsel, drafting & instructing, Court appearances (eg. directions hearings)  in relation to the above outlined areas, ideally gained with a reputable local practice;
  • Strong attention to detail & technical/drafting skills;
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to manage competing priorities;
  • Interest in networking/practice/profile development;
  • Well developed communication and interpersonal skills.
What's in it for you?
An attractive salary commensurate with experience is on offer! Together with strong mentoring, a supportive, flexible & sociable culture, great offices & clients!

Let's talk...
If you're looking for your next long term & significant career move, we'd encourage you to explore this opportunity! 

To apply online, simply click on the Apply button now.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact:
Sharon Henderson l Partner
t: 03 9098 8776