Act for clients including solicitors, accountants, builders, surveyors, architects, financial advisers and other professionals. D’Arcy Weil is representing a noted professional indemnity team with a long established reputation for successfully defending negligence claims against professionals and handling the most complex coverage issues. _______________________________________________________________ As a senior member of this team, you will act for businesses, investors, property developers, banks and other financial institutions, family offices, and private individuals in claims against solicitors, medical practitioners, accountants, surveyors, architects, financial advisers, and other professionals. The team is seeking an experienced lawyer with a combination of experience and intellect. The Role In the context of the above job profile, successful candidates are expected to: manage a diverse portfolio of client work allocated by the Partners and other colleagues within the department and wider firm; experience in complex regulatory investigations and litigation, particularly the problems presented by parallel proceedings; ensure that client work is progressed in a timely fashion and that the client is kept regularly informed on progress and costs; be confident when acting in Court or mediations; exercise high standards of client care in a professional and pleasant manner; demonstrate excellent written and interpersonal skills to meet the drafting and presentation aspects of the role; demonstrate excellent organisational and prioritising skills to meet the demands of internal and external clients, as well as competing priorities; ensure good working relationships with colleagues, clients, and external organisations; take responsibility for and attend to self-development; be active in promoting the services of the firm; and take a keen interest in undertaking business development activities both internally and externally. Person Specification excellent attention to detail and organisational skills; exceptional writing skills, with strong drafting abilities; ability to effectively manage own workload, undertaking a true client-facing role; capability to communicate effectively with people at all levels, both internally and with clients; ability to work independently and as part of a team; Personable and confident, able to build relationships with colleagues, clients, and external organisations; Resilient and calm under pressure; Adaptable and flexible approach; and Proactive and takes initiative. Please note that this job profile is not an exhaustive list of duties but merely an outline of the key components of the role. Diversity and inclusion lie at the heart of this firm’s core values and they aim to promote and foster a culture that embraces diversity, respect for the individual, and the expression of talent, to empower individuals to fulfil their, and the firm’s potential. _______________________________________________________________ PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the ‘Apply’ button. Please upload your cover letter and CV or contact: Ivan Pignataro Director D’Arcy Weil Level 16 167 Eagle Street Brisbane City QLD 4000 Direct: 0416 507 856 Email: ivandarcyweil.com Where we indicate a band of PQE for a role, this indicates how long a client would expect a lawyer to take to gain the level of experience required in an appropriate legal context. It does not preclude applications from those with PQE who can demonstrate that they have acquired the relevant experience.