Insurance Associate - Professional Indemnity/Financial Lines (2-5 years)

Montgomery

Global Law Firm |Professional Indemnity Associate | 2-5 years PQE | 90K-140K package |

  • Global Law Firm
  • Great team and culture
  • Excellent remuneration
Full Job Description
 
Our client is a market leading global firm with a growing presence in the Australian market. With offices in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne and Brisbane, they are looking to capitalise on recent growth with the addition of a strong insurance associate to their busy insurance team.
 
Insurance & Reinsurance team
 
The Insurance & Reinsurance practice group is one of their key practice areas both here in Australia and around the world covering a range of matters including class actions, directors' and officers' (D&O) litigation, professional indemnity, financial institutions, complex contractual disputes, general liability (product, public, and property) as well as personal injury matters.
 
Position Description
 
This role will see you join a high performing yet fun team environment in the Sydney office of this global law firm. You will report directly to the partner whilst also working alongside other team members that include a mix of special counsels, senior associates and associates at varying levels.

The insurance work is broad based and will see you gain exposure to big ticket D&O litigation, including class actions (defence and coverage) and Financial Lines/Professional Indemnity defence and coverage (dealing with Banking Royal Commission coverage and litigation/regulatory actions arising out of this).
 
Requirements
 
The successful candidate will have between 2-5 years’ experience from a well-regarded insurance practice. Ideally you will have exposure to professional indemnity, financial lines and/or D&O litigation matters.

In addition, you will:
  • Have an enthusiastic can do attitude;
  • Be able to manage and mentor the junior lawyers in the team;
  • Have strong technical and communication skills;
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced, high performing team environment; and
  • A proven ability to prioritise multiple tasks.
Contact
 
For further information, please contact Edem Dokli on +61 (0) 2 8381 0724 or +61 (0) 422 767 914 or forward your CV and transcripts to edem@montgomeryadvisory.com.au