Senior Solicitor / Senior Associate – Commercial Property


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Applications Close - End of Day: 31-07-2017


New Zealand

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We have an opportunity for you to join one of the largest dedicated property teams in the New Zealand.

We are seeking a Senior Solicitor or Senior Associate to cover parental leave. At Senior Solicitor level, we would also consider a permanent role for the right candidate. We will also consider full time and part time candidates. 

The scope of the role will allow you to be involved in a diverse range of commercial property work including major infrastructure projects, acquisitions/divestments, leasing, large scale developments, foreign direct investment and government.

The ideal candidate will have 5+ years’ experience in commercial property law, a strong commercial approach, and excellent technical skills. We are open to applicants with large firm, boutique or a smaller firm experience. We are also open to applications from lawyers returning from overseas.

Fit is very important – to be successful in this role you will need to have a real interest in the commercial world and an energetic client-focused approach. Your personable and approachable style will enable you to relate well to clients, as well as manage and develop junior members of the team.

You will be an integral part of a busy, focused team who enjoy a great team culture.

About us

MinterEllisonRuddWatts is one of New Zealand's leading, full-service law firms with a history dating back 130 years. We are a local and trusted law advisor with offices in Auckland and Wellington and part of the global Minter Ellison legal group, which is amongst the largest in the world. We are proud to be a New Zealand Law Firm with a global outlook. The Minter Ellison Legal Group is one of the largest legal groups across Australia and New Zealand, employing more than 280 partners and 1000 legal staff in 14 offices across four countries including New Zealand, Australia, The People's Republic of China, and the United Kingdom.

Our vision is to be the best firm to work with, and in. We're known for being technically excellent – but more than that - we're seen as the advisers that listen and understand a client's business before delivering the best solution. We offer access to some of the country's most high profile projects, providing you the opportunity to help shape New Zealand's future, with a team of people you'll love working with.

MinterEllisonRuddWatts is supportive of flexible working arrangements where possible and we would encourage you to discuss this with us, should this be something you are interested in.

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