Clyde & Co is a leading, sector-focused global law firm with 440 partners, 1800 lawyers, 2500 legal professionals, and 4000 staff in over 50 offices and associated offices worldwide. The firm specializes in the sectors that move, build and power our connected world and the insurance that underpins it, including: transport, infrastructure, energy, trade & commodities and insurance. With a strong focus on developed and emerging markets, the firm has achieved compound average annual revenue growth of 15% over the last ten years, making it one of the fastest-growing law firms in the world with ambitious plans for further growth.
Clyde & Co seeks an associate (Class of 2008 – 2012) to join our Directors & Officers and Financial Institutions insurance coverage team in the San Francisco office. The position involves representation of Domestic, London market, and International insurers with respect to litigation management, alternative dispute resolution, and coverage litigation in connection with D&O, financial institution, and other types of insurance. This position may entail the representation of insureds in professional liability, employment, and other matters.
Candidates should be comfortable with a varied caseload, possess exceptional attention to detail and be conversant with the financial markets. This position is well-suited for candidates that enjoy reading The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, The New York Times business section, or other financial media. In addition, candidates should have the following:
3 years of insurance coverage experience
Professional liability experience
Superior legal research, writing, and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational and time management skills
Excellent academic credentials
CA Bar required
It is the policy of the Firm to recruit, hire, promote, reassign, compensate and train highly qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable law.
Internal Number: 48445
About Clyde & Co
Clyde & Co is a global law firm with a pioneering heritage and a resolute focus on its core sectors of aviation, energy, infrastructure, insurance, marine, and trade. With over 1,500 lawyers operating from 50+ offices and associated offices across six continents, the firm advises insurers, corporation financial institutions, private individuals and governments.