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.


Associate / Senior Associate - Property & Development

5+ years PQE

We currently have a role available in our Property and Development team. 

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

  • residential, commercial and industrial property acquisition, disposal and development;
  • land development and subdivisions;
  • residential conveyancing

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

  • 5+ years PQE
  • Strong property & conveyancing experience
  • Excellent academic record
  • Ambitious
  • Strong client service philosophy both in-house and with clients
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Pragmatic thinker – solutions focussed
  • Excellent computer and keyboard skills
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team
  • A desire to assist less experienced members of the team
  • Strong family values
  • Sense of humour

In return we can offer you:

  • a diverse range of high quality work
  • career development and progression
  • competitive remuneration
  • 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 Chris at

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