About the Position:
Our client, a sophisticated insurance company located in the Chicago Loop, is actively seeking a counsel or partner-level attorney to join as Senior Counsel – Underwriting and Assistant Corporate Secretary in its dynamic legal group. Responsibilities will include responding to new business inquiries, providing counsel and support on underwriting matters, counseling clients on coverage issues, and assisting clients with the renewal process, as well as working with the board and executives on corporate governance matters. Target candidates for this role will have 10 or more years of commercial/insurance coverage litigation and/or insurance industry-related experience from a law firm or in-house legal department. Some knowledge of corporate governance is a plus – but not required. Candidates with labor and employment litigation or D&O liability experience will also be considered. This individual will work closely with many clients and must have excellent analytical, writing, client relations, and communication skills. This position offers a hybrid work schedule, and some limited travel is required for this role (a few times a year). Contact us today about this fantastic opportunity to bring your experience to a collaborative in-house environment! Local candidates only.
· Counsel or Partner-level attorney with 10 or more years of litigation and/or insurance-related experience in a law firm or in-house legal department
· Must have excellent analytical, client relations, and communication skills
· Competitive compensation and benefits
. Hybrid work schedule
· Strong work/life balance