Barrister - Commercial Insurance and Professional Liability

Birmingham, London, Leeds, Manchester or Newcastle
02 Mar 2021
30 Mar 2021
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

NEW ROLE: Well-regarded National practice seeks an assured Barrister (2-6 years' call) to join its excellent insurance advisory team in either its Birmingham, Leeds, London, Manchester or Newcastle offices.

This highly regarded insurance team undertakes insurance and Professional Indemnity work over all classes of business for a prestigious, sought-after client-base.

The successful candidate will be responsible for advising clients on a wide range of insurance claims (PI, EL/PL and others) relating to professional service providers in a varierty of contexts - from building contractors, engineers, architects and surveyors to investment and fund managers as well as large insurers and financial advisors.

The ideal candidate will be experienced (between 2-6 years' call) and will be comfortable in assisting more senior members of the team with the progression of complex, high value caseloads, alongside preparing detailed reports for clients. Experience of advising on insurance litigation, professional indemnity and policy coverage is essential whilst familiarity with contentious construction matters would be a distinct advantage.

If you feel that you would be a suitable and credible candidate for this vacancy then do feel free to apply or contact Craig Heywood at CapeClarke for further information.