Associate and Senior Associate roles - Insurance

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  • Sector:

    Law Firms

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  • Salary:

    AU$100000 - AU$200000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Richard Schontag

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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About the firm

Leading independent Australian law firm.

Recently named Winner: Australasian Lawyer Innovative Firms 2020; Winner: Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice 2020 and was also granted the Employer of Choice Gender Equality citation from the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) for 2019 and 2020. The firm was also named Finalist: Best Law & Related Services Firm ($50m-$200m revenue) and Best Provider to Financial & Insurance Services Industry at the Client Choice Awards 2020.

About the Role and Team

There are a number of opportunities to join their General Insurance practice in Sydney, working with a highly regarded team.

The team have recently been appointed to a new panel, and now sits on the legal panels of three of Australia's top four general insurers.

This role will focus primarily on the defence of personal injury claims across public and product liability. You will be responsible for and have carriage of your own files, with appropriate supervision.

The Sydney General Insurance team has approximately 30 people and this role will have the opportunity to work closely with partners and other team members.


  • Review of documents and preparation of evidence
  • Draft correspondence to the Court and third parties
  • Conference with witnesses and prepare witness statements
  • Preparing briefs for counsel
  • Draft Court documents and attendance at Court
  • Draft client advices
  • Draft letters of instruction to experts
  • Supervising and mentoring junior lawyers (for senior roles).

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