In House Counsel - Commercial/Insurance

  • Job Reference: 68477IL
  • Date Posted: 1 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Berkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: bens
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Insurance, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lucy Boyd
  • Email: lucy@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

OUR CLIENT

We have been instructed by a high profile name to recruit a commercial lawyer c 5 PQE + to join a high profile business in the financial services sector.

THE ROLE

The successful candidate will be expected to manage a varied business facing role with support from an established in house legal function - handling the following workload;

Documentation/Non-Contentious Work

Advising on and drafting a wide range of standard and bespoke commercial agreements including Distribution Agreements, Introducer Agreements, IT Contracts and other Supplier Contracts

Provide legal advice in an insurance context on specific and strategic projects

Litigation

Management of contentious matters

Regulatory

Provide legal support in relation to financial services regulation/legislative developments

THE CANDIDATE

To be considered for this exceptional opportunity offering a diverse and high profile role as key member of a successful and expanding organisation applicants must be able to demonstrate excellent commercial skills and a genuine desire to forge a career as an in house lawyer.

Individuals with a background in insurance would be of particular interest

This role is open to candidates seeking either full or part time work

In return, a competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.