Commercial Litigation Solicitor (In-House)

Job Title: Commercial Litigation Solicitor (In-House)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Commercial Litigation
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
REF: 529
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
Contact Email:
Job Published: Wednesday 11 Sep 2019

A genuinely rare opportunity for a commercial litigator to go in-house. You will join the specialist in-house legal team of a boutique, albeit fast-growing, insurance company. You will be involved in assessing a variety of matters and tasked with determining their viability or otherwise to be insured. You will receive training in underwriting and develop a broader insurance skill-set to compliment your legal background. This role benefits from a healthy work/life balance and comes without arduous billing targets.


Commercial Litigation Solicitor (In-House) – Manchester

The company & role

  • A boutique insurance company, offering a niche ATE product in relation to a broad spectrum of litigation
  • A company with significant financial backing following a recent investment
  • An ambitious company with an eye on continued future growth
  • You will focus on managing commercial schemes to include underwriting new risks and auditing the performance of legal expense risks
  • You will be entrusted with assessing incoming applications and claims, making informed decisions accordingly
  • You will act as the main point of contact between solicitors, brokers and the team, maintaining professional relationships both internally and externally


The ideal candidate

  • A Solicitor or Legal Executive with solid experience in commercial litigation
  • A lawyer with a good understanding of protocols within the insurance industry such as GDPR and the Data Protection Act
  • Knowledgeable in all aspects of claims to include quantum, limitation and liability



Added extras

  • Highly competitive pay
  • Additional days annual leave for your birthday
  • Onsite parking
  • Funding support for practising certificate or ILEX

The next step

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