Insurance
Brisbane, Gold Coast
Posted 2 hours ago

The role

Our Client has a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Solicitor or Associate to join their Brisbane team on a permanent full-time basis. You will be part of a great team and will be responsible for overseeing a range of interesting defendant insurance and commercial litigation files with reputable clients. In this role, you will receive ongoing mentoring and development from two Partners, as well as support from the wider team.

The core responsibilities of this role include:

  • Managing a diverse range of defendant insurance matters, with a focus on professional indemnity claims, life insurance claims and public liability claims.
  • Responsible for a wide variety of commercial litigation matters.
  • Advising and communicating directly with clients.
  • Preparing court documents, including pleadings, briefs, and application.
  • Negotiating settlements, attending conferences, mediations, court and managing court processes.
  • Providing guidance and mentorship to junior lawyers and support staff.

Who our Clients are seeking

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • 2-4+ years + PAE.
  • Strong understanding of professional indemnity and/or life insurance claims, personal injury claims and processes (particularly under PIPA) and/or commercial litigation.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills with clients and other practitioners.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • A keen eye for detail and excellent time-management skills.

If you are a highly motivated solicitor with experience in insurance and/or commercial litigation and are keen to work in a fun, energetic environment, we would love to hear from you.

All applicants should note that the successful candidate will be required to undergo background screening including reference checks and police checks.

Any questions regarding this role should be directed to Mikaela Casey, Manager – Talent Acquisition at LexVeritas ([email protected]).

 

 

Job Features

Job Category

Associate, Solicitor

Practise Area

Insurance

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