Property & Injury Liability/Financial Lines Solicitor - Sydney


The Firm

Carter Newell Lawyers is an award-winning specialist law firm providing legal advice to Australian and international corporate clients.  Founded in 1989, we are proud to celebrate 34 years of experience and service to our clients in 2023. 

We recognise the importance of offering our staff not only the best work in our specialist areas, but also a culture which embraces flexibility, individuality, integrity and education. At Carter Newell, we encourage the best use of all skills and experience of our staff, providing greater efficiency and overall job satisfaction. Our strong culture is the backbone of our success, supported by the firm’s values.

The Position

We are seeking an Insurance Solicitor to join our broader insurance team working across a range of general liability and professional indemnity matters. 

The team is led by two insurance partners in the Sydney office, acting for a range of insurers, brokers, underwriters and claims companies, as well as corporate insureds. The team handles claims across a wide variety of insurance matters, both nationally and overseas. 

Your development and career progression will be supported by senior practitioners who enjoy working in a collegiate, high performing team environment. 

Essential Experience and Criteria

You will have 2+ years post-admission experience as a defendant insurance Solicitor working across general liability and/or professional indemnity matters. You will have excellent analytical skills, clear concise writing skills, and also the ability to meet deadlines. You are passionate about building strong client relationships and providing high quality service and advice.


At Carter Newell we are a professional team and have a strong client focus, but we love to have some fun along the way. We also provide: 

  • An ongoing commitment to career development
  • A health & wellness program 
  • Workplace flexibility to ensure life balance 
  • A supportive leadership team dedicated to a culture of collegiality and excellence
  • Extra perks that make a great office environment like fruit baskets and morning teas - any excuse for cake!

If you embrace firm culture, pursue excellence and have a passion for what you do, you will excel in a career at Carter Newell. 

How to Apply

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