Public and Regulatory Lawyer | Solicitor or Senior Solicitor

Posted 18 July 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLaw Firms - Professional

Job description

The Firm:

As a high performing practice, the firm is recognised for their commitment to the service they provide to their established clientele of well known private and public sector clients. Their teams are built on the skills and expertise of experienced Lawyers, all well regarded in their areas of specialty, which creates an environment for Lawyers to build and develop their careers with the right mentorship and resources in place. 

The Opportunity: 

The firm now has a unique opportunity for a Lawyer with 3+ years experience in public law and regulatory related work to join its public law team. Working with a Partner that has a wealth of knowledge within the public sector, you will have the right amount of access to support and mentorship as well as the opportunity to take the lead on some matters and more complex matters as you progress in the role. Working with clients across a range of sectors including telecommunication, aviation and energy, the work will range from providing regulatory and strategic advice to corporates that operate in heavily regulated industries as well as assisting government and public entities on policy law reform and parliament on its processes. 

About you: 
  • 3+ years PQE with experience gained in Public or Commercial law and/or regulatory work – whether in a law firm, regulatory body or a local government department;
  • An interest in learning and applying your knowledge and skill set within Public Law context;
  • NZ qualified; and
  • Good academics (B average or higher in your degree LLB). 
You may be working for a public sector entity and keen to take your skills into a firm where you can be involved in varied and interesting public law work but where there is room to grow and develop your technical legal skills. Likewise, you may be working in a regulatory, corporate or public law litigation role and want to transfer your skills across to this specialist team. 

Give us a call today to discuss whether this is right role for you to fast-track your public law career.

For a confidential discussion about the position, contact Pippa on 027 274 5926 or at or Anand at or email your CV and academic transcript by clicking 'APPLY' now.