Family Law Senior Solicitor / Associate

Family Law Snr Solicitor / Associate , mid-tier firm, Manukau, Relationship property, Estate Lit & Child care

Your new company
This is a great Mid-tier law firm which has three offices covering the breadth of Auckland, so they have their clients totally covered. They have high quality work, a professional and relaxed office culture and ensure their team has a work/life balance, They are seeking to grow their family law team in their Manukau office and are seeking an experienced Family Law Solicitor with 5+ years PQE to join their team.

Your new role
Reporting to the Family Law Partner, you'll be responsible for work in areas of relationship property, estate litigation and care of children. You'll be meeting with clients, taking instructions, drafting documents, appearing in court when necessary and managing your files from start to completion. You'll be working with clients who are medium-to-high net worth individuals, small to medium sized business and trusts.

What you'll need to succeed
You'll be a solicitor who likes to take ownership and responsibility, working autonomously but who also enjoys being part of a team and working with others from time to time. You'll have 5+ years PQE with experience covering relationship property, estate litigation and care of Children. Legal aid provider status is not required for this role. You'll have excellent drafting skills, amazing client engagement, communication and possess the ability to provide pragmatic legal advice with empathy to clients during periods which can be quite stressful for them.

What you'll get in return
The firm offers a professional relaxed culture, excellent resources and quality work, a team of talented like-minded family lawyers to tap into, a great work/life balance and a competitive salary. If you are looking for a long-term career in family law within a supportive environment, this role could be for you.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or contact me on 021 656 690 without delay or email your up to date cv to today.

Due to NZ border closures, candidates must be residents or citizens of New Zealand to be eligible for consideration.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career or check out our website on and registered to get notifications of new legal roles as they become available.


Job Type
Auckland CBD
Attractive Salary Package

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Lorraine Zencic, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Auckland
Level 12, HSBC Tower, 188 Quay Street

Telephone: 021656690

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