Inhouse
  • About the Firm: Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. is a US-based global insurance brokerage and risk management services firm headquartered at in Rolling Meadows, Illinois. The firm was established in 1927 and is one of the largest insurance broker in the world.
  • About the Role: We are seeking to appoint an in-house senior employment counsel to work in our London office.
  • Looking for: Among your many attributes, we are looking to secure your validated working knowledge of the UK financial services sector (particularly insurance) is highly desirable; and your confidence in your ability to influence internal and external partners, and an ability to work independently when required. Feeling like you've made a difference to each conversation and problem must be a key motivator for you.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to support the business with all employment law matters and provide client-friendly and clear advice. Yours is an important role within our business and you will need to build strong and effective relationships with key business partners from the start.
  • And more: You'll be working in a positive, friendly and focussed team that shares knowledge and support. You will need to identify when certain issues require escalation (at times to our Chief Counsel and senior management). In turn, you may need to supervise and delegate work to more junior lawyers, trainee solicitors, paralegals and legal secretaries as appropriate.

Arthur J. Gallagher (Illinois) UK Branch