Named Large Law Firm of the Year and Employer of Choice at the New Zealand Law Awards in 2020, 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 lawyers are the best in their fields and recognised internationally for their expertise. Our values of Respect, Curiosity, Excellence and Tenacity reflect who we are and how we operate.
About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a talented and enthusiastic corporate lawyer with strong private practice experience and 5+ years' PQE to join our Wellington Corporate Advisory team. Reporting to Cath Shirley-Brown, you will work on a variety of corporate and commercial matters, including public and private M&A, joint venture and shareholder arrangements. Find out more about our Corporate Advisory practice group here.
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a range of employee benefits, including a wellness subsidy, a solicitor allowance, a phone allowance, an extensive learning and development programme, and a variety of social events.
We are looking for an experienced lawyer with:
- 5+ years' PQE
- private practice experience in a top tier environment
- corporate and M&A expertise
- great communication and interpersonal skills
- a solid academic record
The successful candidate will be appointed as a Senior Solicitor or Senior Associate, depending on years of experience.
For me information, or to discuss this opportunity with a member of our HR team, please email [email protected].
Before starting your application we recommend having the following prepared: CV and academic transcript.