Marsh & McLennan Assistant General Counsel in London, United Kingdom
. Senior Commercial Lawyer – Marsh Legal Department, London
Role and Responsibilities to include:
Handling a wide range of non-contentious commercial and corporate legal matters Review and negotiation of commercial contracts, including client terms of engagement (for insurance broking, risk consulting and other Marsh practices), arrangements with insurers and procurement contracts for in-bound services Handling insurance-specific agreements and documents such as introducer agreements, joint broking agreements, broker’s letters of undertaking, opinion letters and reliance letters Expertise in financial services regulation and/or data protection law would be beneficial Partnering with business colleagues in the UK and other Regions to achieve an appropriate balance between Marsh’s commercial objectives and risk appetite Supporting strategic initiatives and special projects, for example relating to standard form documentation, limitation of liability or regulatory matters Reporting to the UK Head of Legal in London within a supportive working environment as part of the global Legal, Compliance and Public Affairs Department Qualifications UK qualified solicitor with 5 to 10 years’ post-qualification experience in Commercial law practice areas Insurance or regulated financial services sector experience is preferable but not essential Strong commercial skills and ability to interact confidently with business colleagues and management based both in London and New York Proactive and motivated with good team working skills Mature, professional and able to act with discretion at all times The Marsh Legal Department in London, consisting of ten lawyers and three seconded trainee lawyers, supports Marsh in the UK and beyond.
Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts in every facet of risk and across industries help clients to anticipate, quantify, and more fully understand the range of risks they face. We work with clients of all sizes to define, design, and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk. We offer risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing, and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals around the world. To every client interaction we bring an unmatched combination of deep intellectual capital, industry-specific expertise, global experience, and collaboration. Since 1871, clients have relied on Marsh for trusted advice, to represent their interests in the marketplace, make sense of an increasingly complex world, and help turn risks into new opportunities for growth. Our more than 30,000 colleagues work on behalf of our clients, who are enterprises of all sizes in every industry, and include individuals, multinational organizations, and government entities worldwide. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. Visit www.marsh.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MarshGlobal Marsh and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC). Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: http://www.mmc.com/. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity. Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers. R_007743-en