Associate (Casualty) – Aberdeen – Clyde & Co



Clyde & Co is one of the UK’s fastest growing law firms with particular strengths in Insurance, Energy, Employment, Trade and Infrastructure. Clyde & Co now have over 400 partners operating across 6 continents worldwide. The firm was awarded Law firm and Scottish Law firm of the year 2016.

Our Aberdeen office is seeking an Associate (2-4 years PQE) to join our busy Casualty / Insurance Litigation (Defender) and Regulatory SHE teams. The role is a one year fixed term contract. You can also be considered for future vacancies at the end of the fixed term period.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate a drive to succeed and ideally have experience of defender litigation.

You will work with all members of the team and will be exposed to a variety of work, but predominantly acting on behalf of a range of insurance companies and self-insured commercial organisations. You should be confident in handling your own full and varied caseload, assisting more senior members with complex claims as well as appearing regularly in the Sheriff Court. ASPIC and Court of Session experience will also be useful.   A strong communicator with a strong proven commitment to delivering client focused work of the highest quality. You will have an excellent work ethic, clear attention to detail, and the ability to work to tight deadlines

The position is based in our Aberdeen office. Applicants should also have a willingness to become involved in business development projects.

This is an excellent opportunity for those looking to develop their career within a focused but friendly team working for a rapidly expanding firm with an excellent reputation.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter including notice period and salary expectations to Kirstie.davies@clydeco.com