"Our Company provides a state of predictability which allows brokers and agents to act with confidence."
Founded in 1967, W. R. Berkley Corporation has grown from a small investment management firm into one of the largest commercial lines property and casualty insurers in the United States.
Along the way, we’ve been listed on the New York Stock Exchange, seen our revenue soar well past $7 billion, and become a well-respected Fortune 500 Company.
Today, the Berkley brand comprises 53 Berkley companies worldwide. Still managed by our founder and largest shareholder, W. R. Berkley Corporation is well-positioned to respond to opportunities for future growth.
In April 2017, W. R. Berkley Corporation celebrated the 50th anniversary of its founding.
The Vice President and Senior Counsel will be an active member of W. R. Berkley Corporation’s management teams for its Global Reinsurance Segment and its group-wide ceded reinsurance function, participating in the development of corporate policies, procedures and programs, and giving continual legal counsel to business colleagues and senior management, including to Berkley Insurance Company’s international branches. The successful candidate will be a business-savvy leader capable of aligning the law department function with the operational goals of the Company, and providing critical support and legal advice to the Company’s reinsurance operations. The attorney will skillfully represent the Company when dealing with outside counsel, as well as domestic and international regulatory and licensing agencies.
Some of the key points which make this opportunity attractive include: