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Family Law Solicitor

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An exciting opportunity for a dedicated Family Law Solicitor to join a well-respected and successful law practice. This full-time position offers the chance to practise in all areas of Family Law, including relationship property, care of children matters, family violence, care and protection matters, and other disputes involving the Family Court. The role is based in Nelson, working with a tight knit team who are passionate about what they do.

What you'll do:
As a Family Law Solicitor, you will be immersed in various facets of Family Law. You will have the opportunity to make a real difference in people's lives by working on cases related to relationship property, care of children matters, family violence, care and protection matters, among others. Your excellent communication skills and empathy will be crucial as you interact with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds.

What you bring:
The ideal candidate for this Family Law Solicitor role brings at least two years' experience in the field but we are open to seeing someone more senior for the role as well. Ideally, you’ll have Legal Aid Provider Status, or the willingness to gain this qualification. We are looking for someone who has a good eye for detail, an empathetic manner, a resilient character and a drive to make a difference.

What sets this company apart:
This law practice stands out due to its commitment to providing high-quality legal services in a friendly, down-to-earth environment. Operating from a freshly renovated office, the team is close-knit and cohesive, fostering a supportive atmosphere that encourages the development of skills and knowledge base of their lawyers. Additionally, the firm offers health insurance and other benefits to its staff.

For more information on this role please contact Liz Sloan on 027 233 4733 or liz.sloan@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 Liz Sloan on 64 3 363 5020.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Litigation

Industry: Legal

Salary: $80,000 - $100,000 per annum

Workplace Type: No

Location: Nelson

Job Reference: 1962980/001

Date posted: 12 April 2024

Consultant: Liz Sloan

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