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A new opportunity has arisen with a mid-size firm that is expanding their litigation team. You will work across a broad range of civil and commercial litigation matters at varying levels of complexity. This will be a great next step if you would like to work in a firm that values a collaborative approach while working as team, and where you can develop your career with good progression pathways. Mō tēnei tūranga | About this role

Mō tēnei tūranga | About this role

The areas of commercial and civil litigation you will work across may include but not be limited to: banking and finance, contract, trust and estates, transport, defamation, health and safety, coronial inquests, and more. You will prepare and draft legal documents, conduct research, and be directly involved in the litigation process, including appearing in Court or mediations when relevant. Your level of responsibility will depend on your level of experience but you could be taking the lead for some or working closely with the Partner. You will collaborate directly with clients and work closely with junior team members, providing them with guidance and mentoring.

Mōhou ake | About you

  • 4+ years' experience in litigation acquired in the private or public sector Strong communication skills
  • Proven legal analysis and advisory skills
  • Experience in mentoring or supporting junior lawyers would be advantageous but not essential
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities while maintaining attention to detail


Tono ināianei | Apply Now

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 Shamara Polliack for a confidential chat 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: Litigation

Industry: Legal

Salary: Competitive Package

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Wellington

Job Reference: 1976040/001

Date posted: 31 May 2024

Consultant: Shamara Polliack

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