Solicitor, Insurance Litigation

Location
Dubai (City) (AE)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Insurance
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Kennedys Dubai is looking for a Lawyer with insurance coverage and litigation experience.  This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team.  

Team Information:

Insurance is our core business globally and Kennedys is recognised as a leading firm in the insurance sector.  Our Dubai team specialises in policy drafting, coverage advice and claims defence.  We are experienced in all major lines of insurance and reinsurance. 

The insurance team in Dubai is led by Peter Ellingham, who is ranked as a “Leader in their Field” for Insurance, UAE in the 2015 Chambers Global Directory.

Kennedys’ proactive team is headed by ‘wonderful analyst’ Peter Ellingham, who handles a range of insurance disputes for clients such as AIG and RSA.  The Legal 500 UAE

Type of Clients:

  • Insurers and Reinsurers
  • Insurance Intermediaries
  • Accountants, Solicitors
  • Construction professionals

 
Experience

Essential:

3-6* years’ insurance coverage and litigation experience gained ideally within an international law firm and across a range of policies.

Desirable:

  • Some experience within the UAE is preferred.
  • To have had previous client contact and attendance at business development events.
  • Experience of arbitration and negotiation.