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Junior Associate Insurance & Litigation (0-2 Years)

Antwerp, Belgium

1 April 2021

CMS is a top tier Global Law Firm with more than 4.800 lawyers spread over 77 offices around the world. CMS Belgium, one of the most attractive law firms to work for on the Belgian legal market according to the Trends Legal Awards, is a tier 2 insurance law firm with offices in Brussels, Luxemburg and Antwerp and has more than 100 lawyers dealing with all types of legal advice for a large variety of clients with activities in many different industries. We work with cross-border teams that consist of experts from all practice areas and sectors such as banking, consumer products, energy, infrastructure, insurance, lifesciences, real estate and construction, hotels and leisure, technology and media.

It is our ambition to build long term relationships with our clients through a no nonsense and pragmatic approach. 

We are a young and dynamic team in which junior and senior levels work closely together, communication lines are short and bureaucracy is limited. 

In order to support our growth we are looking for highly motivated candidates (W/M), who are willing to further develop their career within the insurance and litigation team active in Antwerp

Profile:

  • You successfully obtained a Belgian Master’s degree in Law. An additional degree or LLM in English would be a valuable asset;
  • You have 0 to 2 years of experience working in the field of insurance and/or litigation;
  • You have an excellent command of Dutch, English and French; 
  • You have strong analytical skills and a creative mind, you wish to take initiatives and have a real interest in business life;
  • You are willing to travel abroad for internal trainings and meetings;
  • You are a team player with outstanding legal capabilities, entrepreneurial spirit and good communication skills.

Your Role:

You will be part of a dynamic team dedicated to insurance and litigation matters, dealing with insurance coverage litigation and advising insurers and insureds on policy and coverage issues, handling M&A litigation, financial lines litigation, restructuring and insolvency proceedings, professional liability cases and construction litigation.  

We Offer:

  • Competitive remuneration and bonus scheme based on execution and origination 
  • Attractive benefits including a laptop, mobile phone 
  • On-the-job learning in a dynamic and young work environment
  • Modern offices 
  • Inspiring and awesome colleagues
  • Challenging career perspectives

Interested?

Please send your CV and motivation letter to [email protected] and [email protected].

Application deadline: 30 June 2021

Employment type: Full Time