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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.


Legal Assistant - Full Time

We require an intermediate/senior legal assistant with strong experience in property/conveyancing.  This role will provide a high level of support to a busy team so you will need to have excellent organisational and administrative/PA skills with the ability to multi-task and work under pressure as you juggle a busy workload.  Your 'can-do' attitude will impress your authors 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 is essential
• 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
• Knowledge of Winscribe Digital Dictation and Infinity Law Trust Account Software would be advantageous.

In return we offer:

• Beautiful offices in the CBD
• Modern technology
• Excellent in-house training
• Career development opportunities
• A friendly and inclusive work environment

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 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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