Current Vacancies

Here at Cooney Lees Morgan we pride ourselves on having the very best and brightest law professionals working for us. 

As a mid-sized law firm based in Tauranga who deliver quality and pragmatic solutions to a wide range of corporate, commercial, local authority & private clients both locally & nationally. Our teams find their work challenging and rewarding, sophisticated and wide-ranging. We have an encouraging & supportive environment with a collaborative style of work, in new and modern offices.

Our people choose Cooney Lees Morgan because they want more: not only the professional challenge, but also the quality of life that living in the beautiful Bay of Plenty provides. If you are re-evaluating your career then consider joining us.


Solicitor - Litigation and Local Government

Posted: 24 April 2017

Applications close: 29th September.

Solicitor - Commercial & Property - Matamata

Posted: 24 May 2017

Applications close: 29th September.

Solicitor - Litigation and Local Government

The Role

The role covers a range of litigation including:

  • A wide variety of civil litigation.
  • Local government enforcement and prosecution.

There is also an opportunity to do a limited amount of private paying criminal defence work, eg. acting for clients who are defendants in regulatory prosecutions/acting for long-standing clients who have been charged with traffic offences etc. 

The Person

Ideally you have:

  • A minimum of 5 years PQE with at least some NZ experience.
  • An excellent academic record.
  • Strong writing skills.
  • A mix of prosecution and civil experience.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • A passion for the law.
  • The ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team.
  • The willingness to assist less experienced staff members.



Applications close: 29th September.

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