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Corporate Solicitor

Location: Wellington

Job Description

Russell McVeagh is one of New Zealand's premier law firms. We employ approximately 300 staff and partners across our Auckland and Wellington offices.

Our values of Respect, Curiosity, Excellence and Tenacity reflect who we are and what we do. We actively encourage diversity and are committed to the success of all of our staff.

About the role

Our Corporate Advisory Group in Wellington is a tight-knit, supportive and collegial team working for top public and private sector clients doing important work in New Zealand and internationally. We have an exciting opportunity for a solicitor with 3 - 7 years' post qualification experience to join the team. You will be involved in significant contracting work, procurement and technology projects, M&A and general corporate advisory.

About you

We're looking for someone with:

  • 3 - 7 years' corporate and commercial legal experience, gained in private practice or as part of an internal commercial legal team
  • Enthusiasm, ability to learn quickly and be adaptable, and desire to provide the best advice and service to our clients
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • A solid academic record

How to apply

For more information, or a confidential chat, please email Judy Whiddett or call 09 367 8024.

To apply, please submit your CV, a brief cover letter, and copy of your transcript.

At this stage, we are only accepting applications directly from applicants.