Commercial Insurance Lawyer

Job Title: Commercial Insurance Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Competitive (DOE)
REF: 981
Contact Name: George Molyneux Buckley
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Are you an ambitious Commercial Insurance Lawyer who wants to handle top-quality work and progress your career?

In this role, you'll join a top 20 international law firm at their offices in Manchester city centre. Working as part of a Legal 500 insurance team, you'll be responsible for a steady caseload of good quality matters which have not been affected by the pandemic.

You will receive an extensive package of benefits and enjoy a healthy work-life balance as you will have the option of working from home. The firm also has a very good internal training and development programme and a track record of promoting its staff, allowing you to grow your skills and develop your career.

Commercial Insurance Lawyer - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An award-winning international law firm with a fantastic reputation

  • The role will involve running a caseload of high-value property damage claims, including impact damage claims, fire claims, explosions, escape of water and impact damage claims. There will also be exposure to coverage matters, product liability claims, and construction and engineering disputes.  

  • The firm are ranked as a Top 10 Employer for Working Families and Placed 16th in the Social Mobility Employer Index 

  • They also featured in this year’s Stonewall Top 100 list which showcases the best places to work for LGBTQ employees 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, High Peak and Merseyside 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Genuine progression prospects

  • Home working 

  • A competitive salary and excellent benefits package including life insurance, share plan and private medical insurance 

  • Generous holiday allowance 

The ideal candidate 

  • A qualified Commercial Insurance Lawyer (Solicitor of Chartered Legal Executive) with 1-5 years’ PQE

  • Will have experience of insurance law, although there is some flexibility as to the level of experience required 

  • Must be able to demonstrate that they have the ability to deal with major and expensive matters 

  •  Will have a keen eye for detail 

  • Will be an articulate and confident communicator 

How to apply for this Commercial Insurance Lawyer role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact George on 03300 245 606 or email 

George is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of construction and commercial insurance lawyers. He recruits for roles at all levels, from commercial insurance paralegals to partners and works with leading commercial insurance teams across Manchester and the North West. If you’re looking to make a move, George can help you take your next step. 

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