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Associate General Counsel

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Sector: General Counsel
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    10 Jan 2020
  • Job reference: 33753

We're leading the search for an Associate General Counsel to join a global Insurer(re) in London to lead on all legal matters including regulatory, underwriting, claims, operations, M&A and corporate governance.

You will work closely with the Group GC providing both legal and management support worldwide which will result in the position affording the individual significant, independent exposure and interaction with senior management across Europe.

Lead on all legal, business and regulatory issues for the European business;
Advising on contracts, trade sanctions, insurance(re) laws and regulations and provide strategic guidance on European governance regulations and corporate structures;
Supporting operational areas of the business such as claims, finance, underwriting and technology;
Work with underwriting teams and product development in support of unique and various insurance and reinsurance-driven transactions and claims;
Managing agreements alternative capital providers on products such as sidecars and collateralised reinsurance;
Support the ExCo and board on mergers and acquisitions new ventures with legal advice and counsel;


Solid experience of working on matters governed by European regulatory bodies including PRA, FCA, and CBI;
Leadership experience from a law firm or a branded Insurer(re);
Demonstrable experience of working with senior stakeholders and business (i.e. Underwriters, Claim Analysts, Actuaries, External Counsel, Brokers etc);
Experience of handling various business transactions including corporate formation and structuring, M&A due diligence, legal governance, employment related matters, corporate governance;

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