New Zealand Law Society - Resource Management/Senior Solicitor - Queenstown or Christchurch Based

Resource Management/Senior Solicitor - Queenstown or Christchurch Based

Permanent | Full-time

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata – putting people at the heart of all we do.

What matters to us:

At Lane Neave we are committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and equity. In addition to this, we are committed to operating in a way that makes a positive social and environmental impact with a focus on lifting standards of living and quality of life in our local communities. What’s important to Lane Neave is the way we care for and respect others, take responsibility for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

What you’ll do with your time

Lane Neave is looking for 3+ years PQE lawyer to join a well establish national resource management practice and have the opportunity to work alongside a well-regarded and supportive Partner. This role involves stimulating work, delivering outcomes for valued clients and advising on a wide range of resource management matters, including large and interesting projects across New Zealand. In this role you will be an effective and valued team member for our clients and a critical enabler of providing a fantastic client experience. The Resource Management Partner drives for the team to perform at the highest tier of work quality, while maintaining an important work life balance.

As a member of the Resource Management Team, you will have:

  • Proven experience in Resource Management law with good technical skills;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • A professional, confidential and discreet manner;
  • An ability to build strong and enduring client relationships; and
  • An ability for working both autonomously and collaboratively within the team.

What does success look like in the role?

Commitment, integrity, trust and respect are qualities that have set Lane Neave apart. We are a full-service firm with a true national presence. We are proud of our culture and work hard to find the likeminded people because the right people do the best work. As an experienced Senior Solicitor or Associate you will receive mentoring, work-life balance and competitive remuneration while working in a nationally leading team.

You will be a talented and experienced lawyer who loves a challenge, keeps calm under pressure, accepts responsibility for outcomes, gather and analyses a diverse sources of information and have an unrelenting focus on partnering with our clients to deliver real value and working collaboratively within the firm.

What’s Next

Please apply online via our website or if you have further questions, please contact: Sophie Dennan, Email:

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