Commercial Litigation Solicitor

England, Greater Manchester
£30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
James Birch
Full time
Contract type

Commercial litigation solicitor sought by this highly regarded firm in Greater Manchester

Your new company

This well regarded law firm has an excellent client base and is regarded as one of the leading firms in its field.

Your new role

In the first instance the successful candidate will be working closely with an associate and lead fee earner to assist in the running of substantial commercial insurance litigation disputes, some of which exceed £1m in value. The role may also involve assisting other senior fee earners in the team. The role has a particular focus on insurance indemnity and the work will involve advising a number of well known insurers directly on issues of policy coverage and insurers' liabilities arising under liability policies.

The team regularly delivers training seminars and workshops to various insurer clients and the ideal candidate will have an interest in client development and show a willingness to assist in the preparation and delivery of seminars on technical legal issues.

The role will also involve work on defended liability claims acting for insurers and their policyholders facing claims against them arising out of fires, escapes of water, escapes of oil and subsidence.

What you'll need to succeed

This role is open to NQ - 5PQE. You will have experience of commercial litigation, ideally with an insurance focus. You will be well versed in civil litigation and have excellent communication skills. You will be an ambitious, driven lawyer who is keen to develop and contribute to an already successful team.

What you'll get in return

You will receive a competitive salary and benefits package. This firm also offers home / flexible working where appropriate.

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