Solicitor role at Corrigan & Corrigan

Corrigan & Corrigan is a third generation firm of solicitors founded in 1906 and based in the heart of Dublin City. Widely regarded as one of the leading insurance litigation firms in Ireland, we offer a specialist service to our clients.

Corrigan & Corrigan are seeking to recruit a Solicitor to join the team.

(Please note that this role is office-based in Dublin 2).

The Role:

Corrigan and Corrigan are seeking to recruit a Solicitor. We offer a niche, specialist insurance, advisory and defence litigation service to the insurance industry, private clients and the public sector. We have an unsurpassed reputation for solving complex issues and a proud history of being trusted expert legal advisors. The successful candidate will be involved in a broad range of interesting work across all the courts.

Candidate Requirements:

3+ years post qualification

Good experience in insurance and defence litigation with excellent knowledge of litigation procedures and practices

A proven ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients and third party contacts at all levels

Ability to handle a high volume and fast-paced workload

Knowledge of the PIAB process

Proficient use of Keyhouse/electronic case management systems and other IT applications

Experience with liaising with clients, dealing with incoming correspondence from clients, agents and solicitors

Hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge of District/Circuit/High Court litigation processes and procedures; preparing for and attending court with counsel for preliminary applications and trials

Liaising with counsel and experts as appropriate

Reporting to supervising partner

Compiling and preparation of internal statistical reports

The ideal candidate:

Self motivated and hard-working, with the ability to manage both their own caseload and work as part of a team

A good writer with excellent attention to detail

Well-organised with good IT skills

An excellent communicator with negotiation and decision making skills

Proactive in knowledge development and has a good awareness of current trends and decisions in the area of insurance litigation

Understands the importance of client development, and content creation (writing and presenting relevant articles or papers to be published online, or presented to clients as CPD).

This is a great opportunity to join a growing, specialist firm with interesting work and great clients.

If you wish to apply for this role, please email a CV and cover letter to: [email protected]

Closing date for applications is end of day, Monday 19th February 2024.