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Litigation Solicitor

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It's a great time to be a litigation lawyer in Wellington with a range of exciting opportunities in the market. We are currently working with a variety of firms that are expanding their litigation teams. You will be working on high-profile cases, providing expert legal advice and representation in various matters. These roles offer supportive and inclusive work environments where commitment and a collaborative approach will be highly valued.

Mō tēnei tūranga | About this role

As a Litigation lawyer, you will play a crucial role in providing expert legal advice and representation. Your day-to-day responsibilities will involve preparing and drafting legal documents, conducting thorough research, and collaborating effectively with clients. You'll manage multiple cases simultaneously, ensuring that each case is handled with utmost professionalism and dedication. Your ability to communicate clearly with all stakeholders will be key to your success in this role.

  • Provide expert legal advice and representation in various litigation matters
  • Prepare and draft legal documents with precision and attention to detail
  • Conduct thorough research to support case preparation and legal proceedings
  • Collaborate effectively with clients, understanding their needs and representing their interests
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of legislation, case law and industry trends
  • Manage multiple cases simultaneously, prioritising tasks effectively
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with all stakeholders involved in a case
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements in all aspects of work

Mōhou ake | About you

The ideal candidate for this position brings proven experience within the legal field, particularly in litigation. You possess strong knowledge of litigation processes and laws, which you apply effectively in your work. Your excellent communication skills enable you to interact professionally with clients and other stakeholders. You are able to handle multiple cases simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail. Your strong research skills allow you to analyse complex legal information efficiently. Above all, your commitment to maintaining high ethical standards and confidentiality sets you apart.

  • Proven experience as a Litigation Solicitor or similar role within the legal field
  • 3+ year of post-admission experience
  • Strong knowledge of litigation processes and laws
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to handle multiple cases simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail
  • Strong research skills with the ability to analyse complex legal information
  • Commitment to maintaining high ethical standards and confidentiality

This opportunity is the perfect next step for those wanting a fresh, dynamic and challenging career move. If this sounds like you, please reach out to Isabella Cathcart for a confidential chat on +64 4 471 9708 or isabella.cathcart@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 Isabella Cathcart on +64 4 471 9700.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Litigation

Industry: Legal

Salary: Competitive Salary

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Entry Level

Location: Wellington

Job Reference: 1952480/001

Date posted: 14 May 2024

Consultant: Isabella Cathcart

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