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Insurance Counsel

  • Location:

    New York, USA

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £100000 - £200000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sami Qureshi

  • Contact email:

    sami@phoenixsearch.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH3169_1699480086

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-12-08

Commercial Insurance Counsel for Leading Insurance Firm

Role:
  • Provide advice to various business units regarding the firm's insurance products.
  • Advise on risk and evaluation and explanation of alternatives and their implications.
  • Support underwriting and underwriting governance.
  • Regulatory and corporate compliance matters.
  • Implement strategy, new processes and products.
  • Provide legal advice on restructuring activities, reinsurance and regional expansion.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of practicing in law firms or blue-chip companies.
  • Admitted to practice law in New York.
  • Demonstrated expert experience in insurance law across multiple lines of business and types of commercial insurance, ideally both litigation/contentious and coverage/non-contentious.
  • Proven track record negotiating complex legal agreements.
  • Understanding of regulatory and compliance environment including relevant policies, laws and regulations across multiple jurisdictions.