Family Solicitor | 1+ years PQE

Posted 21 February 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLaw Firms - Professional

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, or click 'APPLY' now to send through your details.