Top-tier law firm partners – If you have been seeking to move in-house, here is your opportunity! Major, Lindsey & Africa has been exclusively engaged to find a Senior Loss Prevention Counsel for Attorneys’ Liability Assurance Society (“ALAS”). The counsel will help educate ALAS law firms on issues of professional liability, law firm employment practices and management liability claims, and will advise and train member firms on risk mitigation techniques.
The position is located in downtown Chicago. It requires a JD and at least ten (10) years of legal experience in a premier law firm environment (either litigation or transactional practices). In addition to possessing the requisite legal and technical skills, the successful candidate must demonstrate a high degree of savvy and strategic/conceptual thinking capabilities for this position, which requires between 20-30% travel. The successful candidate will also possess strong presentation and public speaking skills.
ALAS was founded to provide premier law firms with a stable source of insurance coverage and a level of service that could not be found in the commercial market. ALAS has stood by its firms for nearly four decades, providing them with broad coverage, collaborative and effective claims management, and innovative loss prevention. As the industry leader in all of these areas, it has helped its member firms respond to the increasingly complex and potentially costly risks that arise in the legal practice. Whether involving difficult claims, complex loss prevention questions, or the coverage needs of its member firms as they confront new areas of exposure, ALAS provides services to its insureds that are second to none.
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