New Zealand Law Society - Senior Solicitor - Employment - Auckland

Senior Solicitor - Employment - Auckland

  • Award winning employer of choice
  • Be at the forefront of one of NZ’s key developing legal practice areas
  • Energy, spirit and potential plus!

An exceptional opportunity for an outstanding employment lawyer who wants to be in the thick of the action. Create the future you desire! Fulltime with WFH options. 

About the role

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a lawyer to join their high performing employment specialist practice. Led by a Partner renowned for the quality of their work and exceptional client service, this role will quickly become an integral part of the dedicated team.

You will provide high quality employment law advice and services. The scope of the role covers all aspects of employment law, including advocacy, personal grievances and dispute resolution, restructuring and redundancy, employment agreements, performance management, health and safety advice and employment related legislation.

You will receive quality training, great variety and the opportunity to build high functioning client relationships. You will become a trusted advisor to your clients. You will develop your commercial nous as you offer pragmatic, solutions focused advice to your clients and while you are doing this, you will also enjoy working in a firm that is repeatedly recognised as an Employer of Choice.

This role is based in Auckland with some intermittent travel to Christchurch.

What we’re looking for

  • A good quality LLB and current New Zealand legal practicing certificate
  • At least 4 years’ high quality employment law experience with 5-6 years being ideal
  • Strong drafting and advocacy skills
  • Familiar with health and safety legislation is advantageous but is not essential
  • The ability to work autonomously
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to learn

About the firm

Our client is an award-winning national law firm with a difference. They have an exceptional workplace culture, high quality work and an innovative fresh approach to legal practice that ensures the success of its clients and its people. This is your opportunity to be part of the bright future they are creating. Whatever your future career plans may be, this firm will ensure you develop the skills required to maximise your potential whilst you do something worthwhile every day. 

How do I apply? 

Apply now! Alternatively, contact us directly and quote reference number 1354882.

We have a range of terrific inhouse and private practice roles for lawyers at all levels. If this role isn’t for you but you’d like to hear about what else is available, give us a call. We’d love to hear from you. 

Kathryn Cross BMus LLB

027 700 8049 |

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