Professional Negligence Partner

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    City of London, London

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    Catherine Knowles

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    11 months ago

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Professional Negligence Lawyer/Partner
Central London - Legal 500
Partnership role - senior associate considered

This is a leading niche insurance firm, based in the city, who have a great reputation and are looking to add a new member to their highly rated team. You should be a team player with high levels of personal commitment and initiative.

You should be a UK qualified lawyer and have gained a minimum of 6pqe. Good academics are essential and you may be currently working in the city or in a leading regional looking for a move into the London market.

Ideally you will have experience in:

* Defending professionals including some or all of Solicitors, Accountants, Surveyors, Insurance Brokers, IFAs, Directors and Officers
* Preparing reports for Insurers with the ability to explain and advise succinctly on difficult and complex areas.
* Advising on case strategy.
* Liaising with senior professional clients in a variety of disciplines.
* Managing the Insurer/Insured relationship, being aware of potential conflicts.
* Preparing for Court cases at all levels, including case management documentation interlocutory applications, expert instructions, witness statements and trial preparation.
* Monitoring critical dates and ensuring compliance with Insurer service level agreements.

For more information and a confidential discussion on this position please contact Catherine Knowles at Search consultancy on 0203 151 2151 or at

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