This is an amazing opportunity for an experienced Senior Associate to join the Insurance team in our international client's Melbourne Office!
About Our Client
Our client is a global firm and has had a presence in Australia since 2006. It has over 2,200 people worldwide across 42 offices in the UK, Middle East, Asia Pacific, and America. They advise on financial lines and professional indemnity, healthcare, dispute resolution, commercial matters, casualty and liability and employment practices liability.
About the Role
You will be involved in providing legal advice to a wide range of clients such as global and national insurers and underwriters, SME's, health sector agencies, private clients, and public owned entities. You will be handling high value coverage disputes for professional institutions, financial institutions, corporate service providers, directors and officers (D&O), as well as offering clear written advice to clients.
You are an effective communicator and highly organised individual. You enjoy taking the initiative and thrive in a fast-paced environment. This role will require you to have at least 5 years of defendant insurance experience and be able to cope with multiple deadlines at the same time.
You can demonstrate:
- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal;
- A methodical and organized approach to file management;
- An ability to manage own time, excellent organization skills and attention to detail;
- High level professionalism and integrity;
- An ability to mentor and supervise juniors in the team; and
- Prior litigation experience would be highly advantageous.
This firm offers a friendly, supportive, and inclusive working environment, high quality professional development programs, excellent resources, and systems. Not to mention a terrific remuneration package plus perks and social activities.
For more information or for confidential discussion about this role, please contact Sean Murphy via
T: +61 3 8610 8408
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