Senior Insurance Litigation Lawyer (5+ years) (Specialty Lines Practice - Coverage)

  • Cartel inc.
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Jun 07, 2023
Full time Lawyer (Private Practice)

Job Description

To Apply: please Contact with CV directly to:


This opportunity is only available to candidates with experience in specialty lines coverage litigation.


If you are interested in junior opportunities or opportunities to cross over into a new practice area, please do not submit an application - rather reach out at






We are looking for candidates with an excellent academic record, experience working in a fast paced team and a commitment to exceeding client expectations.

As a member of the Ontario Bar, you have demonstrated experience synthesizing complex information and crafting clear and persuasive written and oral arguments.


This role is open to lawyers seeking growth and flexibility. They offer a rewarding work environment that supports professional growth and opportunities. Our client has a respectful policy which allows hybrid work from home and provides office space as needed.


Role description


This is an excellent opportunity for a lawyer to be exposed to complex and challenging work from top tier clients in a niche industry, while being supported by a highly skilled and experienced team.


Office location in Toronto. Our top client is searching for the next member of their litigation team.


Currently working hybrid.


As the preferred candidate, you have over Five years specialty lines litigation experience.

You bring strong research skills, and the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines. You are highly organized with strong attention to detail and can handle litigation files with minimal supervision.



  • Provide legal counsel to clients by analyzing their situation, defining their needs, and determining a proper strategy and course of action
  • Handle legal matters in: municipal liability, police liability, occupier's liability, liquor liability, property insurance, and product liability
  • Prepare legal documents, such as correspondence, motions, pleadings, briefs, and claims on behalf of the client
  • Mediate, negotiate, arbitrate, litigate, and argue motions on behalf of clients during legal proceedings in court
  • Supervise tasks assigned to administrative staff and paralegals and work with clerks to set up client billing, meetings, and wrap up of case projects


Please Contact with CV directly to:


Ben Higham B.S., JD., LL.M.

Managing Partner

Cartel Inc. One, First Canadian Place, Suite 2550

100 King Street West Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5X 1A4


Toronto | Vancouver | Montreal | Halifax | Calgary | Ottawa


About Cartel

With over 35 years of experience, Cartel is considered one of Toronto's leading employment agencies servicing the legal community. Our clients are among the most distinguished law firms and our success lies in our applicants and their desire for the perfect career match. There is no fee to register with Cartel for any employment opportunity.


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