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Senior Litigator

  • Location:

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Sector:

    Private Practice

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    nzlegal@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-60517_1604029868

  • Published:

    29 October 2020

  • Expiry date:

    29 December 2020

A unique senior level litigation opportunity has arisen within a long-standing city firm that has a good reputation for its work. Working alongside two partners, who can provide mentorship, the clients include local authorities, corporates, high net worth individuals and insurers. You'll be involved in a varied mix of civil and commercial litigation work where experience gained in insurance, construction and insolvency/restrucutirng areas would be particularly valued.

There is a decent work/life balance in this role, a steady flow of litigation work and the ability to have a good amount of file management responsibility. You'll be someone that is able to help mentor juniors and work as part of a close-knit team.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 7+ years PQE experience as a litigator
  • Some experience in insurance, construction and/or insovlency litigation work
  • Client management skills and someone that is keen to develop their advocacy skills further
  • Business development capabilities
  • Good academics and experience gained within a litigation practice or team with a strong reputation

Those thinking of returning from overseas with good NZ based litigation experience are of interest; likewise you may be looking for a step up in terms of responsibilities and scope for advancement - get in touch to find out more.

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