Property Damage Senior Associate (7+ PQE)

Job Title: Property Damage Senior Associate (7+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Competitive (DOE)
REF: 1616
Contact Name: George Molyneux Buckley
Contact Email:

A top 25 firm with an international presence are looking for an experienced Property Damage Solicitor to join them in Manchester as a Senior Associate. 

You will be part of a Tier 1 insurance team and handle a steady volume of good quality matters that have remained unaffected by the pandemic. 

In return, you’ll be able to split your time between working from home and in the office and will receive an extensive benefits package. What’s more, the firm has a very good track record of promoting its staff, so this is an exceptional opportunity if you are looking to handle top-quality work and progress your career. 

While this position is linked to the firm’s Manchester office, because of their flexible working culture, you don't necessarily need to be based in the Greater Manchester area. 


Property Damage Senior Associate - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An award-winning insurance law firm with an impressive infrastructure and an excellent reputation 

  • The role will involve running a varied caseload of high-value property damage claims, including subrogated recovery claims and liability matters. You will also provide advice on policy coverage. 

  • 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 LGBT employees 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, High Peak, Lancashire and Merseyside  

Added extras and benefits  

  • Home working 

  • An excellent benefits package including life insurance, share plan and private medical insurance 

  • Competitive salary (please note, the advertised salary is a loose indicator and the specific figure will depend on what the successful candidate brings to the table) 

  • Generous holiday allowance 

  • Genuine progression prospects 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Property Damage Solicitor or FCILEx with 7+ years PQE 

  • Will have experience in dealing with subrogated recoveries, liability matters and providing advice on policy coverage 

  • Will have a keen eye for detail 

  • An articulate and confident communicator 


How to apply for this Property Damage Solicitor 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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