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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.

 

Civil Litigation Lawyer

Applications Close When position filled

Position Level 2-4 PQE

14 April 2022

Join a leading mid-sized regional firm with over 100 years of history

Varied and engaging Dispute Resolution and Local Government work

Ongoing career support, development and an enviable lifestyle

Here is an opportunity to design your future with WFH options, flexibility and a great lifestyle in Tauranga in the beautiful Bay of Plenty!

About the role

Recent growth in the firm has seen an expansion of its diverse, local and national client base. This growth has created the need for a full-time Civil Litigation Lawyer to join their Dispute Resolution and Local Government team.

In this role, you will be supported and mentored by an experienced and approachable Partner and Associate, whilst enjoying the support of a wider collegial and collaborative team.  This role will best suit a solicitor with between 2 and 4 years’ PQE with experience in civil and general litigation.  You will be able to work autonomously with good support and have a desire to mentor more junior members of the team.

What we’re looking for

  • NZ admitted solicitor with at least 2 - 4 years’ PQE
  • Experience in civil and general litigation (employment experience also preferred but not essential)
  • Excellent academic record
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Passion for the law
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team
  • A desire to mentor less experienced members of the team

About the location and firm

As the largest city in the Bay of Plenty region and one of the fastest growing regions in New Zealand, Tauranga offers a truly enviable lifestyle with a great number of outdoor activities and more right at your doorstep. By becoming a highly valued member of one of New Zealand’s leading regional firms, you can enjoy this lifestyle whilst receive ongoing career support, maximum job satisfaction and so much more. Apply today. Don’t delay!

How do I apply? 

Fill out the “Apply Now” box.  Alternatively, contact us directly and quote reference number 1228728.

Sarah Hilton BSocSc LLB
027 267 4157 | sarah.hilton@artemisnz.com

Kathryn Cross BMus LLB
027 700 8049 | kathryn.cross@artemisnz.com

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