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SENIOR LITIGATION ASSOCIATE - INSURANCE DEFENSE

STOAKLEY-DUDLEY CONSULTANTS

Hamilton, ON, CANADA
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POSITION TITLE:

SENIOR LITIGATION ASSOCIATE - INSURANCE DEFENSE

JOB CATEGORY:

Legal/Law

INDUSTRY:

Financial, Insurance

LOCATION:

HAMILTON, ON

DATE:

April 4, 2014

JOB ORDER NUMBER:

198986

THE COMPANY:

Located in Hamilton, Ontario, our client has been providing expert legal advice to the insurance industry for almost 100 years.  It has a strong reputation for innovative legal representation and is proud to play a key role in the development and education of the insurance industry with respect to tort law and accident benefits.

This progressive law firm has experienced considerable growth over the past fifteen years and is once again looking to add another great lawyer to its team.  This firm prides itself on its reputation as a leading legal advisor to the insurance industry while at the same time staying small enough to be nimble and responsive to its clients’ needs.

THE OPPORTUNITY:

This is a unique opportunity to join a firm and develop a long term practice focused on cutting edge insurance law issues while enjoying its proximity to all of the best that the Golden Horseshoe has to offer.  Perfect for lawyers looking to escape the commute into downtown Toronto!!

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Our client is seeking a Senior Litigation Associate with experience in insurance defense.  This is a perfect opportunity for a strong lawyer with 5+ years of post call litigation experience and a desire to continue their career at a stable firm with an impeccable reputation.  Current membership in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario is mandatory.

COMPENSATION:

  • Commensurate with experience.

EDUCATION:

  •  LL.B or J.D.

QUALIFICATIONS:

You are the ideal candidate to join this firm as a Senior Associate if:

  • You have experience in insurance defense litigation with a focus on Tort.  Accident Benefit experience is a plus.
  • You are looking to join a collegial group of lawyers dedicated to serving the insurance industry.
  • You seek and value working with a supportive team of lawyers, clerks and support staff that are interested in the success and growth of its members.
  • You value the opportunity to work as part of an experienced team of insurance litigators working with large, quality, national insurers, banks, and corporate commercial entities.
  • You want to advance your career litigating important files that will allow you to continue to develop your expertise in and out of the courtroom.
  • You are called to the Bar of Ontario.

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Full-Time

CONTACT:

Mark Burton, Legal Recruitment Specialist & General Counsel

HOW TO APPLY:

If you are interested in this opportunity, please click on the “APPLY” button located elsewhere on this job posting or forward your resume and cover letter to:  mburton@stoakley.com.

KEYWORDS:

Golden Horseshoe, Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, St. Catharines, Stoney Creek, law, legal, lawyer, associate, insurance, defense, litigation, accident, benefits, tort.

 


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