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Commercial Litigator | Senior Solicitor/Associate level

  • Location:

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Sector:

    Private Practice

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

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  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-59692_1611014765

  • Published:

    18 January 2021

  • Expiry date:

    20 March 2021

An opportunity has come up for an ambitious litigator to join a top-performing litigation team, while being a part of a highly regarded full-service practice. You would work with a partner that specialises in complex and interesting commercial litigation cases which can range across shareholder disputes, contractual disputes, regulatory investigations, banking and finance disputes, fraud, property, construction and trust disputes. You will have the chance to contribute to client strategy on complex cases and advocate for your clients through mediation, court appearances settlement hearings. There is plenty of High Court litigation work on offer, which you will get to be a part of.

As part of a leading firm, you will thrive on interaction with partners and clients from local or international markets. You will have the mentoring to perform at your best in an environment that is set up to help their lawyers advance their careers within the firm.

About you:

  • 4-7/8 years PQE at a reputable law firm in a litigation role;
  • Experience in commercial litigation work;
  • An understanding of company structures and the ability to analyse complex and unique issues;
  • An interest in continuing to build your advocacy skills and time in court; and
  • A good academic record.

This is an excellent role to consider if you are looking for a role that offers a high level of work in litigation, mentorship from well-regarded partners and the chance to work for a progressive law firm with an exceptional reputation.

If you think you meet the requirements for this role, apply with your CV and academic transcript by clicking APPLY now. For a confidential discussion about the position, call Harrison De Iongh on 027 274 5926. If you are not sure if you meet the requirements but have good litigation experience we would still like to hear from you so don't hesitate to be in contact.

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