Your new company
Looking to develop your litigation experience within a top specialist litigation firm that offers a high degree of ongoing mentoring and flexibility with highly regarding partners and senior staff across a broad range of civil/commercial matters - well this is it!!
Seldom available, this leading specialist litigation firm based in the Auckland CBD is seeking a litigation solicitor with 1-3 years PQE to join their talented team of litigation specialists . The firm undertakes a range of high level civil and commercial litigation work covering large, complex, multi-party disputes, and/or sensitive privacy or IP matters as an example.
Your new role
This exciting opportunity will see you working alongside all Partners and Senior staff where you'll be part of a cohesive and collaborative team undertaking research, preparing advice and drafting court documents, briefing witnesses and undertaking document discovery across a broad range of civil and commercial matters. You'll be appearing in court, arbitrations, specialist tribunals and mediations as appropriate and have direct contact with clients. Your exposure to a range of legal matters will build your experience and take you to the next level.
What you'll need to succeed
Ideally, you'll be a 1-3 YR PQE litigation solicitor with a current NZ practicing certificate and an excellent academic record (Honours). You'll have excellent written and oral communication skill together with the ability to work independently and within a team. The ability to build client relationship and the desire to develop your career to become a leading litigator in the future is essential. If you have a passion for litigation and want to work with the best, this is where you will want to be to build your litigation career.
What you'll get in return
The firm offers:
What you need to do now
- the prospect to practice in an exciting cutting edge specialist litigation firm,
- the opportunity to work alongside all the litigation partners gaining the broadest exposure to varied styles and cases across multiple civil and commercial matters.
- a collaborative team environment (who are outgoing and know how to have fun as well as do the mahi)
- ongoing development and mentoring from the best in their field,
- a competitive salary and 5 weeks annual leave.
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or email your resume to email@example.com without delay. Alternatively, contact me on 021 656 690 for a confidential discussion.
Applicants must be legally able to work in New Zealand and hold a New Zealand Practicing