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Litigation Solicitor

Location: Auckland

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 litigation team has heaps of exciting work, and we're looking for junior lawyers with 2 – 4 years' general litigation experience to join our Auckland office. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to learn from the best, and develop your skills as a litigator whilst working on some of New Zealand's most high profile cases.  You will join an enthusiastic and high achieving team, and a firm that is committed to developing your career, fostering a positive working environment, and focusing on work-life balance. 

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 – 4 years' litigation experience
  • Top marks in their law degree
  • Drive, ambition, and a positive attitude
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

How to apply

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

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