Solicitor, Marine Law
Commercially-minded dispute resolution lawyer sought to handle and assist in handling of marine insurance, subrogated cargo claims and liability disputes. Role will include some non-contentious work. Some overseas travel may be required.
Type of Clients:
Lloyd’s syndicates, London market and international insurance and reinsurance companies, charterers, ports and terminal operators, freight forwarders, marine service providers, commodity traders, cargo owners and their insurers.
Type of Cases:
Wide variety of disputes across all classes of marine and political risks; wet and dry shipping disputes; insurance policy, commercial contract drafting, and warehouse disputes.
Essential: 1-3 years* experience of insurance dispute resolution/marine law/shipping.
- Experience of marine insurance gained at a recognised practice.
- Familiarity with arbitration and Court procedures.
- Knowledge of international conventions relevant to the carriage of goods.
- File management.
- To have had previous client contact and attendance at business development events.