Junior Litigation Associate
Consultant Megan Korber
Date posted 04 June 20183 Lower Road Johannesburg 2193 Robert Walters South Africa
A top tier international law firm is looking for a junior litigation associate to join their dispute resolution team working with one of the top insurance lawyers in the country.
End-to-end litigation process
Drafting, reviewing and amending a range of dispute related documents i.e. pleadings, notices, correspondence etc.
Advising on all aspects of dispute avoidance, management and resolution of high quality, highly complex disputes in the commercial and insurance spheres
Management of disputes and preparation of strategies for dealing with claims be they by arbitration, adjudication, litigation, expert determination or mediation
- Strategically advising clients and managing client expectations and project delivery appropriately
Providing advice to insurance companies regarding the insurance industry which includes advice on liability and coverage disputes, advice on the litigious aspects of insurance claims, how to avoid litigation, subrogated recoveries etc
Advising directors and officers of companies and their insurers with regards to the liability of directors
Providing insurance advice to insurers regarding Financial Institutions Policies.
- LLB with excellent academics
- Admitted attorney
- 1-3 years post qualification experience
- Litigation experience at a top tier South African or international law firm essential
- Insurance litigation experience preferred.
If you are an attorney with 1-3 years top-tier litigation experience with a special interest in insurance litigation please apply today!