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 - Corporate & Commercial

Applications Close When position is filled

Position Level 2+ years PQE

19 October 2020

We currently have a role available in our Corporate and Commercial team.

This role involves working with a mixture of private clients, family businesses, SMEs and corporate clients in the areas of:

  • Advice on business structures, financing arrangements, company law issues, IT contracts, privacy matters & general commercial property matters;

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts;

  • Assisting with business/share sales, due diligence and other transactional work.

We would like you to be part of our fantastic team if you have the following skills:

  • Ideally 2+ years PQE
  • Strong research and drafting skills
  • Excellent academic record
  • Pragmatic thinker – solutions focussed
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong client service philosophy both in-house and with clients
  • Strength and passion for building networks within your practice and the community
  • Passionate about the law
  • Excellent computer and keyboard skills
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team
  • Ability to delegate to and assist less experienced staff members

In return we can offer you:

  • a diverse range of high quality work
  • a supportive firm with a great team culture
  • modern offices in the CBD
  • modern technology

Our solicitors chose Cooney Lees Morgan because they wanted more: not just professional challenge, but also the quality of life that is only possible living in the beautiful Bay of Plenty. 

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 Penny at