Russell McVeagh is New Zealand's premier law firm committed to operating at the cutting edge of legal practice. Our award-winning team of lawyers across Auckland | Tāmaki Makaurau and Wellington | Te Whanganui-a-Tara are internationally recognised for their thought leadership, depth of experience and ability to translate complex legal issues into client success stories.
We work on New Zealand's most significant and highly complex transactions, many of which have cross-border considerations. This includes transactions for major corporates, Government projects of national significance, and key infrastructure projects to help shape New Zealand.
Our values of Respect | Manaaki, Curiosity | Māhirahira, Excellence | Whai hiranga and Tenacity | Whakapau kaha reflect who we are and how we work together.
We are always looking to speak to talented lawyers with 3+ years of experience across a wide range of commercial law practice groups. If you are looking to grow your career within a supportive, ambitious, growing and energetic firm, we would love to hear from you.
Please note this is an expression of interest advertisement. If we currently do not have space in the team in Auckland or Wellington where you are best aligned, we would still love to hear from you so that one of our Talent team can have a career conversation and keep in touch about our future resourcing needs
We offer a wide range of employee benefits focused on supporting our people to succeed and thrive, some of which include:
- Competitive remuneration package;
- Support, coaching, and considered training and development programmes;
- Annual wellness subsidy, phone allowance, and talent referral bonus incentives; and
- Team charity days, sports days, annual ball, and regular team events.
How to apply
To apply, please submit your CV and academic transcript.
We believe in enabling a supportive and inclusive workplace for everyone. Please click here for further information about Russell McVeagh's diversity and inclusion vision and commitment.
Our firm is invested in achieving transformational change and having a positive impact – our 2022 Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Report captures our firm's progress on our commitment to helping to shape a sustainable and thriving Aotearoa New Zealand. You can read our 2022 report, 'Our Contribution to Aotearoa New Zealand | Tō tatou ki Aotearoa' here.
For more information, or to have a confidential discussion about this position please email our Talent Advisor, Alex Barrett, or call +64 9 367 8382.