PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY LEGAL COUNSEL
IN-HOUSE TEAM OF GLOBAL LAW FIRM
LONDON OR LEEDS
Our client is one of the world’s leading international law firms with a footprint stretching throughout Europe, North America, Middle East and Asia. The firm’s complex operations are supported by a well-structured and dedicated in-house legal function. They are now seeking to appoint a mid-level Professional Negligence/Indemnity Litigator to grow the team.
This diverse and dynamic role will report to a Senior Legal Counsel and the GC and work closely alongside the Risk and HR teams and the Executive Board.
You will primarily be responsible for managing and resolving professional indemnity claims made against the firm’s fee earners across their EMEA network. In addition it will involve monitoring and reporting on the firm’s financial and reputational risk profile; ensuring the firm’s offices have effective and adequate insurance coverage; managing internal investigations; managing internal partnership disputes; reviewing, renewing and managing compliance programs and policies.
We are looking for a versatile litigator with experience gained in defending professional negligence claims, gained from a leading firm and/or in-house role. You will have a deep understanding of professional indemnity insurance and be adept at building external relationships
This is a perfect career move if you are still in private practice as it will bring the variety, commercial involvement and work/life balance of in-house to a very familiar setting!
The in-house team is very friendly and supportive. The role offers a competitive salary and is a brilliant career development platform.
Please apply with your CV in complete confidence to Philippa Bavinton ASAP.
Job Reference: 2177/PB
Salary: Bonus and benefits
Salary per: Annum
Job Start Date:
Vacancy type: In House