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Family Law Associate / Senior Associate

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Do you have a passion for family law and looking to grow your career? An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Associate or Senior Associate to join a high-performing legal team based in Christchurch city.

What you'll do:
As an Associate / Senior Associate, you’ll join a strong team of 4 headed by a Partner of the firm specialising in family law. You will handle a wide variety of cases, including contracting out agreements, separations, dissolution, family violence, adoption, care of children and protection of property rights.

What you bring:
Our client is looking for an Associate / Senior Associate with substantial experience in relationship property matters including contracting out and separation agreements. You should have a team-oriented approach to working and a genuine desire to take ownership of your work in a busy and collaborative environment. We are looking for someone who enjoys mentoring more junior staff, who has a good empathetic nature and can build strong relationships with clients.

What sets this company apart:
This team has 3 offices in the South Island and is well respected as a professional and ambitious place to work. It's also renowned for its commitment to supporting community and charitable organisations. It offers excellent career development opportunities and is committed to retaining staff for the long term. This firm has a progressive approach to work, having recently introduced a fantastic parental leave policy along with several other benefits.

What's next:
If you’re interested in the opportunity please apply directly to the advertisement or send your CV to liz.sloan@robertwalters.co.nz. If you’d like to have a confidential chat to find out more please give me a call on 027 233 4733.

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: Private Practice

Industry: Legal

Salary: $115,000 - $150,000 per annum

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Christchurch

Job Reference: 1967740/001

Date posted: 30 April 2024

Consultant: Liz Sloan

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