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Solicitor – Claims & Legal Services (NSW)

MIGA

The company:

MIGA is a leading national provider of medical indemnity insurance and associated services to the healthcare profession across Australia. Head office is based in Adelaide with offices located in Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane. 

About the role:

A great opportunity exists to join a growing Claims & Legal team and make a difference.

As a Solicitor working under the supervision of the Senior Solicitor you will be responsible for providing legal advice to clients and managing a portfolio of claims and notified incidents.

MIGA is seeking someone with a Degree in Bachelor of Laws and proven legal experience within a law firm or insurance company specialising in personal injury preferably with exposure to medical indemnity or professional indemnity matters. Experience in public liability and motor vehicle bodily injury will also be highly regarded.

The successful candidate will be required to hold and maintain Tier 2 education level as per ASIC PS 146 Licensing: Training of financial product advisors. If the successful candidate does not hold a Tier 2 level, MIGA will assist them in obtaining the qualification.

If you would like to work for a leading, innovative organisation that values and rewards staff involvement and contribution to the business, supports professional development and offers great conditions please forward a cover letter and curriculum vitae to:

Human Resource Advisor, GPO Box 2048, Adelaide SA 5001 or email your application as a word document to recruitment@miga.com.au

For a confidential discussion and a copy of the Position Description, please contact Julian Crea on 1800 777 156. 

Location: Sydney, NSW

Application closing date: 
20 January

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Senior Lawyer

Screen Australia

The company:

Screen Australia is a Federal Government agency charged with supporting Australian screen development, production and promotion. We aim to inspire, inform and engage audiences through compelling Australian storytelling.

About the role:

Our Legal Services Department delivers high-quality, in-house legal advice and services to enable the efficient and effective delivery of Screen Australia’s funding programs.

As a Senior Lawyer, you will use your strong commercial legal skills to draft and negotiate film and TV production agreements and related transaction documents. You will be responsible for advice on copyright law, chain of title, finance agreements, sales and distribution agreements and completion guarantees. You will use your high level advice writing skills to support effective decision making on statutory interpretation, compliance, FOI, Privacy and other legal matters relevant to Screen Australia’s operations.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on a broad slate of complex screen projects. To be successful, you will require outstanding client service skills, be results oriented, and able to manage multiple projects and deliver to agreed timelines. Advanced communication and negotiation skills, as well as supervisory skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team focussed environment to accomplish common goals are essential.

For the right candidate, Screen Australia offers a modern and supportive working environment in Ultimo with great benefits.

Location: Sydney, NSW

Application closing date: 
30 January

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Litigation Specialist

Carroll & O'Dea

The company:

Carroll & O'Dea is a mid-tier firm with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Parramatta, Wollongong, Newcastle and Darwin. It offers specialist legal services in litigation and dispute resolution, industrial disputes, property, employment and industrial relations and in compensation law. Our clients include a broad cross section of corporates, not-for-profits, unions, SMEs and personal clients. There are also extensive opportunities to contribute to pro bono and social responsibility programs.

About the role:

Sensational opportunity for a dispute resolution lawyer to join a specialist group, in a highly respected mid-tier law firm.

If successful in your application, you will work with a highly experienced partner to run the dispute resolution side of a Sydney CBD specialist group handling a diverse range of business, regulatory, fiduciary, corporate, specialist and estate matters. You will enjoy exceptional client exposure, and benefit from a vibrant and friendly workplace culture and real life/work balance. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years PAE experience in commercial list or equity division litigation and with:

• outstanding technical knowledge and skills (preferably including analysis of evidence in digital form);

• solid experience in drafting pleadings, affidavits and correspondence, with a deep familiarity with the rules of evidence and of the courts;

• strong advocacy and organisation skills; 

• real strategic and commercial insight; and

• a second degree in Commerce, Science, Engineering or IT.

Location: Sydney, NSW

Application closing date: 
4 February

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