Senior Associate - Insurance

Role: Senior Associate – Insurance

Reporting to: Insurance Partner

Contract duration: Permanent (Hybrid working model)

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The Role:

Our dedicated Insurance Department is consistently regarded as the market leader in Ireland on insurance (both life and non-life) and reinsurance matters. This multi-disciplinary team has provided legal, regulatory and tax expertise in some of the largest and most complex insurance transactions in recent years. We are currently seeking to hire an experienced corporate/regulatory Lawyer to join our team.

 The Person

All applicants should be qualified Lawyers or Solicitors and have:

  • A minimum of five years' relevant experience with a large firm; advantageous for experience to include:
  • Regular dealings with the Central Bank of Ireland, Insurance Department (or equivalent regulator) on behalf of (re)insurance clients
  • M&A, portfolio transfers, structured reinsurance or any similar transactional work (ideally)
  • Good knowledge of Solvency II
  • Excellent analytical, technical and drafting skills coupled with a keen eye for detail
  • A track record of excellence in client service
  • A high level of commercial awareness
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a strong ability to communicate effectively and promptly with clients and colleagues
  • A proven ability to manage multiple priorities and ensure that deadlines are consistently met
  • An ability to work as part of a team and show a high level of initiative
  • A strong work ethic and flexible approach to work

About us

William Fry LLP is one of Ireland’s leading corporate law firms with offices in Dublin, Cork, London, San Francisco, Silicon Valley and New York. We have over 310 legal and tax professionals and over 460 staff. Our client-focused service combines technical excellence with commercial awareness and a practical, constructive approach to business issues. We advise leading domestic and international corporations, financial institutions and government organizations.

William Fry is an equal opportunity Employer committed to recruiting people from diverse backgrounds and building an inclusive culture which harnesses the unique perspectives and skills of our people to deliver award winning innovative solutions to our clients. We are proud to be accredited as Investors in Diversity by the Irish Centre for Diversity. Please let us know if you require specific arrangements during the recruitment process. We'll do everything we can to support you. All information disclosed will be kept confidential.