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Reinsurance Attorney (Remote) in New York at Elevate

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

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Job Description

Elevate’s Customer, a Global Insurance Provider, is looking for a reinsurance attorney to work full-time for between three to six months. 

Specifically you will:

  • Draft and negotiate a wide variety of reinsurance and related contracts, including group life, employee benefits and international treaties and captive reinsurance solutions.
  • Provide strategic, practical legal advice on all of  Company’s global reinsurance activities. 
  • Represent Company’s Reinsurance Department before domestic and international regulators, reinsurers and other stakeholders. 
  • Work with business partners to understand the Reinsurance Department’s business goals and strategic initiatives and anticipate the legal issues and resources necessary to support them.
  • Support the Reinsurance Department in the development and implementation of policies and procedures to manage and mitigate compliance risk.
  • Encourage development of the necessary skills and legal expertise within the Law Department to ensure adequate bench strength and capabilities exist to support the Reinsurance Department over the long term.


  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant legal experience and a strong record of in-house success.
  • Deep knowledge of the reinsurance industry, agreements, regulations and best practices, including the international reinsurance market and captive reinsurance arrangements.
  • Extensive experience drafting and negotiating reinsurance treaties and related documentation. 
  • Ability to handle complex legal matters with minimal oversight while escalating significant issues in a timely fashion. 
  • Sound judgment, a high degree of professionalism, an ability to prioritize and adhere to deadlines, and leadership competencies to motivate, train and develop others. 
  • Communicates clearly, concisely and persuasively with a variety of internal stakeholders (corporate business partners, team members, functional colleagues, etc.), works collaboratively and builds effective partnerships. 


  • Law degree (J.D. or equivalent) and bar admission in at least one state required.

Elevate is the law company. We provide consulting, technology and services to law departments and law firms. Our global team of lawyers, engineers, consultants and business experts improve efficiency, quality and outcomes for customers worldwide. Elevate’s achievements and distinctions include:

  • Ranked on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies two years in a row.
  • Ranked as a top Global Services Provider by Chambers & Partners three years in a row.
  • Lead Partner of the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards.

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