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.


Senior Legal Assistant - Property & Development

We currently have a role for an intermediate/senior legal assistant with experience in property/conveyancing. This role will provide a high level of support to our busy property team. You will need to have excellent organisational and administrative/PA skills with the ability to multi-task and manage a busy workload. Your 'can-do' attitude will impress as will your ability to anticipate your authors’ needs.

To hit the ground running you must have the following skills and experience:

  • A minimum of two to three years legal secretarial experience in property/conveyancing
  • Confident LINZ user
  • Advanced user of Word and Outlook
  • Fast touch typist
  • Attention to detail
  • Extremely well organised
  • Excellent communicator
  • Good at prioritising
  • Willingness to learn
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Confident working for several different authors and juggling their individual needs

In return we offer:

  • A supportive firm with a great team culture
  • Modern offices in the CBD
  • Excellent in-house training
  • Career development opportunities

If you are looking for an opportunity to develop your career at a long standing well respected law firm that values its staff, and want to enjoy the added bonus of a quality of life that is only possible living in the beautiful Bay of Plenty, we want to hear from you!

If you have the skill-set we require we’d love you to join us so please apply by email to with a current CV and covering letter.
If you have any queries regarding this position please email Debbie at

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