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Commercial Insurance Lawyer NQ

Location
Manchester, Lancashire
Salary
£30,000 to £52,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
21 Jul 2022

Commercial insurance Lawyer dealing with Property Damage required for Greater Manchester law firm Your new companyThis is a large, UK Top-50 law firm that specialise in defendant insurance legal services for a wide range of well known clients. The firm are expansive and are growing their property risk and coverage team with an experienced commercial insurance lawyer. This could be a retrain opportunity for someone working within commercial or civil litigation who is looking to move towards property based work. The firm have a number of opportunities for talented lawyers to join the team. These opportunities have arisen due to our strong market growth and client wins.Your new roleAs a lawyer in the Commercial Insurance - Property Risks & Coverage team, you will deal with some of the highest profile commercial insurance disputes in the country. Whilst commercial insurance focussed, someone with a commercial litigation or professional indemnity background could be considered. You will have access to the most high profile, complex, technical and valuable disputes covering issues ranging from: defended liability claims for property damage, major property loss subrogation, policy coverage and insurance fraud.Key accountabilities will include;:

  • Reviewing and contract drafting
  • Bespoke draft advice on coverage
  • Dealing with all aspects of litigation
  • Consider issues of coverage, liability, quantum and strategy

What you'll need to succeed

  • Legal qualification require i.e. Solicitor/FILEX
  • Previous Commercial Insurance/Commercial Litigation/Professional Indemnity/Defendant property insurance litigation experience
  • A knowledge and understanding of the types of disputes handled by the department and claims handled by the department's insurer clients

What you'll get in returnThe firm will offer you a competitive salary which is negotiable depending on your previous experience within this area. You will also receive the chance to make use of the firms hybrid system and work in the office one day per week. The firm have a good benefits plan and bonus scheme. What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 663270981-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £52,000
  • Sector: Insurance & Superannuation
  • Job Type: Permanent