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At Cooney Lees Morgan, we're all about having the best and brightest legal professionals on our team.

As a mid-sized law firm based in Tauranga, we're proud to provide quality and pragmatic solutions to a range of corporate, commercial, local authority, and private clients both locally and across the country. Our teams tackle challenging and rewarding work that's both sophisticated and wide-ranging.

We've fostered an encouraging and supportive environment in our modern CBD offices. We're continuously striving to make our workplace more inclusive and we believe that different experiences, perspectives, and values working together lead to better outcomes. If you have the right skill set, we'd love to have you on board!

Our people choose Cooney Lees Morgan not only for the professional challenge but also for the quality of life that living in the beautiful Bay of Plenty brings. So, if you're thinking of taking your career to the next level, come join us and experience the difference for yourself!


Legal Assistant

Applications Close When position filled

17 June 2024

Property and Development Team

Are you already working as a legal assistant but want to broaden your experience and/or take that next step? 

We have a role available that would be perfect for someone with a minimum of twelve to eighteen months legal assistant experience.  Applications from more experienced Legal Assistants are also welcomed. There is a large variety and volume of work available in this busy team.

This role will provide a variety of support across the Property and Development  team so you will need to have excellent organisational skills with the ability to multi-task.  Your 'can-do' attitude will impress your authors and colleagues alike and you will be team player.

To hit the ground running it would be ideal to have the following :

  • A minimum of twelve months legal secretarial experience ideally in property
  • Good experience of Word and Outlook
  • Extremely well organised
  • Excellent communicator
  • Good at prioritising
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Confident working for different authors and juggling their individual needs
  • Knowledge of Infinity Law Software or other document management system would be advantageous.
  • Land online experience required.
  • Knowledge of Winscribe digital dictation or other dictation system would also be advantageous.

In return we offer:

  • Modern technology
  • Excellent in-house training
  • A friendly work environment with a great team culture

If you are looking for an opportunity to develop your career at a long standing well respected law firm that values its staff, then we want to hear from you!

Please include a current CV and covering letter and send to:


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