DBS Group: Attorney International Insurance & Risk

Introduction

Law firm based in Sandton in the market for a junior Associate with experience in Insurance and Medical malpractice  in Dispute Resolution practice.

Duties & Responsibilities

Must have insurance law background

  • Must have litigation experience
  • Demonstrates knowledge of relevant legal principles and procedural/statutory frameworks
  • Able to draft clearly in a succinct and legal manner,
  • Keeps up to date with relevant developments in the law and the practice area and understands impact
  • Can distinguish between legal and commercial issues
  • Can identify potential arguments, claims and defences and is beginning to identify potential solutions
  • Knows when to seek guidance/input from more senior associates
  • Uses internal and external research and knowledge resources effectively

Desired Experience & Qualification

2 years PQE and must come from a large or international law firm