Your new company
This is a rare opportunity to join a leading specialist private client firm with a fantastic reputation in the market. This central Auckland-based practice provides bespoke legal services to national and international high net-worth clientele. Pivotal to their success is a culture built on a positive and supportive environment enabling their team to thrive personally and professionally.
Your new role
You’ll be taking on a role that will offer exposure to varied, interesting and very complex private client work including; trust, estates, wills, asset protection / management and succession planning, relationship property and related areas of law with the guidance, coaching and support of partners and senior staff. This is a fantastic chance, as an aspiring private client lawyer, to be mentored by market leading lawyers in this field.
What you'll need to succeed
You’ll be a talented Solicitor with ideally 1-5 YRS PQE proven experience handling a wide range of private client matters. Alternatively, you’ll be a 1-5 YRS PQE qualified solicitor with a strong commercial or tax legal background and have an interest in specialising in private client work.
You'll possess an excellent academic record (B+ average), strong analytical and numeric skills, a high attention to detail together with the ability to build and retain solid and effective client relationships through effective communication.
Whether you have either 1 or 5 years legal experience, a real passion and desire to work in this area of law is vital
What you'll get in return
As the successful candidate, you will be rewarded with
What you need to do now
- above market-rate salary and benefits
- exposure to high quality and interesting complex work,
- the opportunity to work alongside leading private client specialists
- a supportive team culture together with work/ life balance
- the ability grow and develop your career as an expert in this field
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or email me your resume and academic transcript today to firstname.lastname@example.org without delay.
All applicants must possess or be eligible to possess a New Zealand Practicing Certificate and be legally able to work in New Zealand.
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