New Zealand Law Society - Property Solicitor (5 PQE) - Bay of Plenty

Property Solicitor (5 PQE) - Bay of Plenty

Get the best of both worlds with top quality work and life by the beach! 

Holland Beckett Law is a progressive and growing full-service law firm, situated in the sunny Bay of Plenty with offices in Tauranga, Rotorua, Whakatane and Opotiki. With over 130 employees, it is one of the largest provincial practices in New Zealand.

We are seeking an experienced, talented and driven lawyer to join our busy property practice in Tauranga.   

You will work with a property partner across a range of work including:

  • Development funding – we act for NZ’s largest non-bank first mortgage lender;
  • Developments – land acquisition, due diligence, structuring and pre-sale agreements;
  • Commercial property - acting for landlords/property owners – acquisitions, disposals, structuring and leasing;
  • Residential and commercial conveyancing;
  • Subdivisions – both residential and commercial;
  • Some asset protection.

What we’re looking for:

  • NZ admitted lawyers from 5 years’ PQE (if you have a little bit less, we’d still love to hear from you!)
  • Property experience with demonstrated commercial nous. Trust and estate planning knowledge would be useful
  • Strong client service orientation and a desire to add real value to every client interaction
  • Strong work ethic
  • Excellent communication, written and technical skills
  • Down to earth and collaborative interpersonal style

What we offer:

We offer varied and challenging work and the opportunity to work with and build relationships with quality clients. We provide ongoing training and professional development along with a range of fantastic social opportunities. We also expect you to have a life outside of the office and we will support you in finding the right work-life balance.

In addition to a market leading salary and discretionary bonuses we offer a range of benefits and initiatives to help our people maintain a healthy and enjoyable lifestyle. These benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Flexible work arrangements;
  • A great culture with regular social events;
  • A wellness focused firm, offering an innovative wellness package;
  • Community focus including pro bono legal work, team-based community service days, and an employee driven charitable trust fund;
  • Office based culture including diversity initiatives, yoga classes and dress for your day policy;
  • Access to leading technology;
  • Staff support and career initiatives such as mentoring schemes, coaching, EAP services and discounted health insurance;
  • Study benefits policy that supports employees to obtain relevant tertiary qualifications and paid time off for study and to attend exams;
  • A generous and supportive Parental Leave Policy and entitlements.

If you are seeking an opportunity to take the next step in your legal career, whilst maintaining a wonderful lifestyle in the Bay of Plenty, then apply now by submitting your cover letter, CV and academic transcript to

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