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Banking and Finance Solicitor

Location: Wellington

Job Description

Russell McVeagh is one of New Zealand's premier law firms. We employ over 300 staff and partners across our Auckland and Wellington offices. Our values of Respect, Curiosity, Excellence and Tenacity reflect who we are and how we work together.

Our Banking and Finance team are internationally recognised as some of the best in their field. Their work is diverse and some of the most challenging and complex in the market, helping to shape New Zealand's commercial landscape.

About the role

We have an excellent opportunity for a Solicitor with 2 + years of generalist banking and finance experience to join our Wellington Banking and Finance team. The successful candidate will work closely with Guy Lethbridge and Tom Hunt who are both recognised as market leaders in their fields and have worked on some of New Zealand's largest banking and finance transactions.
 
You will get exposure to some of the most interesting work in New Zealand and will learn from the best.

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a range of employee benefits including an annual wellness subsidy, team charity days, a phone allowance, and ongoing training that is second-to-none.

About You

We're looking for solicitors with:

  • 2 + years' experience in banking and finance law
  • A solid academic record
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Drive, ambition and strong interest in commercial law

For more information, or to discuss this opportunity please email Alex Barrett, Talent Advisor, on [email protected] or call 09 367 8382.

Before starting your application, we recommend having the following prepared: CV and academic transcript.