Legal Counsel

  • Dependent on Experience
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Paragon Executive
  • 21 Aug 17

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified lawyer to join a global insurance business, based in their Dublin office.

The successful applicant will join an established legal team and will fulfil a varied role to include; general commercial work, regulatory horizon scanning and providing regulatory oversight to the product development team.  


Key Responsibilities:

  • Commercial contract negotiation and drafting – insurance and reinsurance
  • Providing regulatory advise on new market entries and product launches
  • Providing distribution oversight including the reviewing of marketing materials
  • Managing all reinsurance licence applications
  • Providing advisory support to cross border teams as necessary (some travel may be required)
  • Ad-hoc project work as required


The person:

  • EU Qualified lawyer, NQ – 4 years PQE
  • Prior experience in insurance/reinsurance is desirable although not essential
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills with the ability to work with cross border teams effectively

This is a great opportunity for a lawyer looking for their first in-house position or for an existing an in-house lawyer looking to join a global organisation taking on a more project focused function, with considerable autonomy.