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Private Client / Trusts lawyer

  • Location:

    Tauranga, Bay of Plenty

  • Sector:

    Private Practice

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    nzlegal@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-60468_1600838138

  • Published:

    22 September 2020

  • Expiry date:

    22 November 2020

A unique opportunity has arisen for a junior or intermediate level lawyer to work across two partners who service high net worth individuals, mum and dad clients as well as entreprenuerial clients. Day to day, you'll be involved in providing advice around wealth and succession planning matters, trusts, relationship property and asset structuring affairs. Familiarity with the Trust Act changes coming up would be viewed as a bonus. If you're interested in property work, there is the chance to be

Working within this full service firm, there will be no barriers to your own career advancement within the team. There will be good one on one partner training and mentoring and room for you to move into a more senior position once you've developed your skills. If you're looking for a role that can offer greater client contact and an ability to work with a reasonable level of autonomy, then this could be the position for you.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Minimum 2+ years' post qualification legal experience in a well-regarded legal team in private practice;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build a rapport with clients of various backgrounds; and
  • Sound drafting skills and the ability to provide advice in a clear and concise manner.

If you're thinking about a move to Tauranga for lifestyle purposes or are in general practice and would like to have a greater focus on the trusts and estates area, get in touch today.

For further information, contact Anand Ranchhod on 027 274 6186 or email your CV and academic transcript to aranchhod@cobaltrecruitment.com by clicking APPLY now.