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Junior Insurance Associates

Competitive

The firm

In a highly competitive and rapidly changing environment the success of our business depends on the quality of our people.  We therefore invest heavily in attracting and retaining the top talent, and helping them to fulfil their potential.  It is only by doing this that we can stay at the top of our game.

But not just at the top of our game, continually upping it, too. We have recently announced new offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Bristol, underlining our commitment to ambitious growth.

Our open and dynamic working environment reflects the culture of the firm. There's little in the way of hierarchy and our people are encouraged to be themselves and take on as much responsibility as they are ready for, whilst receiving the support they need to develop both their professional and business skills.

The role

Our reputation as legal advisers to the professions is second to none.  We are trusted advisers to professionals, ranging from lawyers and accountants to brokers, financial professionals (specifically, actuaries, investment advisers and professional pension trustees), as well as consultants and all involved in the construction industry.

We have recently opened our Bristol office to deepen our specialist services to the London claims market.  We are now recruiting lawyers at NQ – 3 PQE level for our Bristol office to take us to the next stage of growth.

We are seeking lawyers who have a good grounding in high quality professional negligence work.  You’ll be handling complex claims on behalf of a broad range of professions, including legal, construction, financial services, pension scheme trustees, accountants and brokers.  Hands-on partners will develop your skills and judgement - and you’ll be expected to take on all the responsibility you can handle.

Knowledge, skills and experience

Up to three years PQE

A strong background in professional negligence work is desirable.  We would also consider candidates with a strong commercial litigation background

Motivated and enthusiastic

Exceptional relationship skills – we are seeking candidates who enjoy working in a collaborative team environment and who have the skills to build lasting relationships with clients and colleagues

Excellent communication skills

Well organised and able to work to deadlines

Excellent, consistent academics are essential

Confident and robust personality

The team

Our Bristol team is part of the firm’s wider insurance department.

The team offer clients a top-quality, out-of-town service and leverages the firm's leverage our deep commitment to the insurance sector.

08 March 2013
07 April 2013
Full time, Permanent