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Corporate lawyer | Senior Solicitor

  • Location:

    Wellington

  • Sector:

    Private Practice

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    nzlegal@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-60315_1596411651

  • Published:

    02 August 2020

  • Expiry date:

    01 October 2020

As part of a team-based environment at a reputable full-service law firm, you will have the opportunity to join a busy corporate practice in Wellington where there will be diverse work on offer. At this level, you will be involved in working on M&A deals, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, advising on joint ventures, corporate structuring, outsourcing technology contracts and advisory work on projects. You will receive instructions from clients across a wide variety of industries including the energy, oil & gas, technology and transport industries. The firm promotes staff based on merit and pays at the top of the market.

To apply for this role, you will have:

  • 4+ years' PQE as a corporate and commercial lawyer;
  • Some existing corporate advisory and transactional experience. Your experience may be a mix with property or insolvency too;
  • Good grades (B grade average or higher in your law degree);
  • Keen interest in developing your skills in a high-performing corporate practice.

If you're an NZ qualified lawyer thinking about returning from overseas, this is a great and rare opportunity in the current market.

If you meet the requirements and are interested in this role, email your CV and academic transcript by clicking APPLY now. For a confidential discussion about how you align with this position, please call Harrison on 027 274 5926.

Thinking of relocating? Cobalt Recruitment has opportunities all across New Zealand, so if you are looking to move to another region or return from overseas, Cobalt is perfectly positioned to help you with your transition.