Family Solicitor | 1+ years PQE

Posted 21 February 2024
LocationAuckland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLaw Firms - Professional
Reference848186

Job description

Work close to home as a Family & Relationship Property Solicitor on Auckland's North Shore.

Are you a Family and/or Relationship Property lawyer keen to hone your skills in this field with the mentorship of experts in this field? Join a warm, team-oriented environment that has a well-established clientele on Auckland's beautiful North Shore and offers the opportunity to be a part of a vibrant team. 

About the Firm:
With over 40 years of collective experience in family law, this firm prides itself on its commitment to providing exceptional client service and fostering strong client relationships. Well-regarded and forward-thinking, the firm is deeply rooted in the local community. Embracing a modern way of working, there is the ability to work 1 day a week from home.

About the Role:
As a Solicitor or Senior Solicitor in the firm (dependant on level of experience), you'll be responsible for a diverse range of tasks, including:
  • Care of Child, Parenting and Protection Orders and Family Violence Matters
  • Drafting contracting out agreements and property settlement agreements
  • Handling spousal maintenance claims and disputes
  • Providing separation advice with empathy and understanding
  • Resolving trust and relationship property disputes through mediation and litigation
  • Managing complex contracting out agreements and high court proceedings
Why Join:
  • Client-Centric Approach: With a strong focus on client satisfaction, you'll have opportunities to build meaningful relationships and positively impact people's lives.
  • End-to-End Exposure: Experience the full spectrum of relationship property law, from initial consultations to resolution, allowing you to hone your skills and expand your expertise.
  • Excellent Mentoring: Receive unparalleled mentorship and support from the experienced team, ensuring your professional growth and success.
  • Close-Knit Team: Join a warm, team-oriented environment where collaboration and camaraderie are encouraged, fostering a supportive and inclusive work environment.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • NZ qualified solicitor with at least 1 solid years of experience in family and/or relationship property law
  • Strong communication skills with a client-focused approach
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Empathy and understanding when dealing with sensitive family matters
Why Choose This Firm:
With a people-driven culture and modern, flexible approach to working, this firm offers more than just a job – it offers a fulfilling career where employees are valued, supported, and challenged to reach their full potential. If you're ready to take the next step in your career and join a team that fosters collaboration and growth, apply now!

For further information, contact Jenny on 027 874 0993 or email your CV and academic transcript to jenny@colegal.co.nz, or click 'APPLY' now to send through your details.