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Solicitor Financial Institutions & Professional Indemnity

Posted 6 February by Claims Recruitment Services Easy Apply Ended

Our client is a highly reputable insurance organisation operating within the Professional & Financial Lines sector of the Lloyd's, London & Global Insurance markets.

We are looking for an ambitious England & Wales qualified Solicitor from private practice to focus on complex financial losses within the UK & European insurance markets.

The purpose of the role will be the investigation, quantification and handling of losses from first notification of loss to final settlement & recovery.

Coming from private practice into an "in-house" style of role you will learn to deal with all aspects of the claim within the given caseload.

Key classes of business will include:

  • Financial Institutions
  • Directors & Officers (D&O)
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Commercial Crime

We are looking for a solicitor who has already obtained a strong foundation of knowledge in one or more of the above areas with a reputable defendant firm in the legal market.

The successful candidate will benefit from;

  • Competitive basic salary (in line with UK market rates)
  • Performance related annual bonus
  • 7.5% company pension rising to 10% from age 30
  • 25 days holiday rising by 1 day each year to a maximum of 30 days
  • BUPA private health insurance
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Life assurance at four times basic salary

Other benefits include a clearly laid out path to promotion and equity participation, better work life balance, more interaction and responsibilities with clients and a more focussed specialised case load.

Essential requirements;

  • Qualified Solicitor in England & Wales
  • Experience in the above relevant classes of business
  • Currently working within a defendant law firm
  • Currently working in an insurance focussed environment
  • Ideally 0 - 3 PQE but we will consider candidates with more experience

Please note that if your experience does not fit into the essential requirements above we will not be able to consider you for this position.

Key Words: Solicitor, Professional Indemnity, Professional Negligence, Financial Lines, Financial Institutions, PI, FI, Claims, Lawyer, Associate, Insurance, Lloyd's, London, Professional Liability, PQE, Legal, Law, Defendant, D&O, Directors & Officers, Private Practice, Law Firm, inhouse, in-house, in house

Required skills

  • Claims
  • Financial Institutions
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Solicitors
  • Lawyer

Reference: 34408967

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