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This is an intriguing opportunity for a solicitor with 2 or more years of post-qualification experience who wants to develop their career in a unique firm. This role offers a chance to work in a niche area of public law as well as commercial law. You'd be acting as an advisor to the government and contributing to the evolving legal landscape and would be part of a team that acts as parliamentarians, government advisors, in-house counsel and commercial negotiators.

Mō tēnei tūranga | About this role

This firm operates within a niche area of law, offering unique opportunities for professional growth and development. You will act as a parliamentarian and government advisor, providing expert advice on complex legal matters. You will have exposure to a range of clients including businesses, SOEs and statutory entites. The work will also involve commercial matters, advising companies on a range of subject matters. Your role will also involve regulatory duties and drafting laws that shape our society. The firm offers the chance to pursue areas of law more that are of interest. They are committed to fostering an inclusive environment where every team member feels valued and respected. Their focus on public law provides the chance to work on high-profile cases and make meaningful contributions to society. The firm's smaller size allows for a close-knit team dynamic, where collaboration and support are highly valued.

Nga Whakaritenga Matua | Key Requirements

· Ideally 2 or more years of post-admission experience
· Experience in public and commercial law is ideal
· The ability to work well with other staff and be a good team player
· Be willing to work hard to be responsive and provide clear and accurate legal advice
· Strong communication and relationship management skills
· The ability to demonstrate strategic thinking and forward planning
· The desire to be part of a smaller firm

If your experience level is outside of the specified PQE range and this firm is of interest, please contact us for a further discussion.

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For a confidential discussion, please contact Shamara Polliack on +64 4 471 9743 or shamara.polliack@robertwalters.co.nz

Robert Walters endeavours to review all applications in a maximum of five working days. If you have not received correspondence within this timeframe please do not hesitate to contact Shamara Polliack on +64 4 471 9700.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Commercial Law

Industry: Legal

Salary: Competitive Package

Workplace Type: No

Location: Wellington

Job Reference: 1966580/001

Date posted: 23 April 2024

Consultant: Shamara Polliack

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