Professional Indemnity Associate / Senior Associate
Exciting Professional Indemnity role with this market leading Professional Risks team in Bristol
Your new firm
You will be working for a Top 50 firm with a comprehensive network of offices in the UK and abroad. This firm is committed to supporting local communities; they manage to balance an international presence with a local feel. They are an equal opportunities employer. They are currently seeking an experienced Professional Indemnity Solicitor to join their team.
Your new role
As a Professional Risks solicitor you will be handling a challenging caseload of high value defendant professional negligence work in relation to the construction industry.
You will be acting as first and primary contact for clients on a day to day basis providing them with commercially focused legal advice. You will be responsible for handling a varied workload in accordance with client protocols and with an appropriate level of supervision.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a Professional Indemnity lawyer with around over 5 years' experience with a well-recognised defendant insurance firm. You will need to have considerable experience of handling complex professional indemnity claims, ideally with a focus on construction claims. You will possess excellent relationship and client handling skills. You will also be able to deal confidently and professionally with clients on day to day issues.
What you'll get in return
You will have the opportunity to work for a national Professional Risks market leader and a firm with both a global reach, and significant presence in the Bristol market. You will receive a generous salary and good benefits package, together with on-going career development support throughout your career.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Sheldon Carlisle at Hays Legal for further information.
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We would expect a lawyer with the given PQE to have gained the level of experience required, but this does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.