Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by AssuredPartners Inc. (AssuredPartners or Company) to conduct a search for an Associate Counsel - Insurance. Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates should send a resume (in MS Word) to Deb Ben-Canaan and Christie Babinski at APACIns@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and create delays.
Company Overview: Founded in 2011 as a national partnership of leading independent property and casualty and employee benefits brokerage firms, AssuredPartners is now one of the largest brokers in the nation with offices in 38 states and two countries. AssuredPartners is committed to forging rock-solid partnerships with successful regional and local firms who are as fervent as they are about providing clients with best-in-class asset protection and unparalleled service. That commitment has empowered them to be the fastest-growing independent insurance agency in the U.S. Led by a team with more than 55 years of insurance experience, AssuredPartners has the in-depth knowledge, strong carrier relationships, and a vast network of industry pros and resources to deliver innovative products and solutions that are customized to their clients’ precise needs. AssuredPartners is the 12th largest broker of U.S. business as ranked by Business Insurance (based on 2018 revenue).
Position Overview: The Associate Counsel - Insurance will work with senior attorneys, insurance brokers, and business leaders to provide advice and counsel on insurance-related exposures. This attorney will assist with all legal functions in connection with the claims against the agency, including investigating and responding to Department of Insurance inquiries, subpoenas, claims, and lawsuits. The Associate Counsel - Insurance will also draft disclosures and agreements necessary for the Company’s insurance operations and provide other assistance and counsel to insurance brokers and business leaders. The successful candidate will be client-focused, detail-oriented, highly organized, flexible, responsive, and able to grasp and quickly solve issues as they arise.
Experience: 3+ years of experience working in-house for an insurance agency or company, or as an associate at an insurance defense firm.
Compensation: Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.