Professional Indemnity Associate 1+ PQE Bristol 

 
Title: Professional Indemnity Associate 
Seniority: 1+ PQE 
Location: Bristol 
Reference: AL1032 
Role posted: July 2024 
 
Our client is a modern, forward-thinking top-tier City law firm with a leading Insurance Litigation practice. With offices in both the UK and Asia, they act for a large number of international clients with interests throughout the world, and have strong links with law firms in over 100 jurisdictions. 
 
The Professional & Financial Risks team is seeking an associate to join the team in Bristol. Part of the firm's insurance group, the team has a well-established client base, acting for the vast majority of Professional Indemnity Insurers in the market and their insureds. 
 
The team handles a wide variety of claims against various professionals including solicitors, insurance brokers, accountants and financial advisers. The role largely involves defending liability claims both pre and post litigation, but the team also provide advice/ representation on associated matters such as regulatory issues, risk management and Ombudsman complaints. The team is also frequently asked to advise insurers on policy coverage aspect of claims. As well as acting for all of the major Professional Indemnity Insurers, the team also acts directly for a number of large professional services firms. 
 
This is an exciting opportunity where the successful candidate will work within a vibrant and growing team, working on matters involving a range of professions with values ranging from tens of thousands to pounds to multi-millions. You will also have the opportunity to get involved with business development and client initiatives. 
 
Key requirements: 
1 PQE + 
Previous insurance litigation experience 
A good knowledge of legal procedures 
A keen interest in the law and a desire to become a highly accomplished practitioner 
Excellent organisational skills 
Excellent communications skills (both orally and in writing) 
Ability to adapt to shifting priorities and adapt plans accordingly 
Be able to demonstrate good initiative and problem solving skills, but be conscious of when to consult others 
Have the ability to multi-task and able to manage upwards 
Attention to detail, good organisational skills and flexibility 
Be a good team-worker but also strongly self-motivated 
 
 
 
 
 
For further details and to discuss on a confidential basis, please contact Laila, George or Adam on the following: 
 
Laila: 
07974 820298 
Laila@Austonlegal.com 
 
George: 
07507 670453 
George@austonlegal.com 
 
Adam: 
07968 007 197 
Adam@Austonlegal.com 
 
 
 
 
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