Senior Associate | Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Posted 25 January 2024
LocationAuckland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLaw Firms - Professional
ReferenceJG123

Job description

About the Firm:
A leading law firm seeks a dynamic and experienced Senior Litigation Associate to join its top-performing Litigation team. The firm prides itself on commitment to excellence, individuality, and fostering a collaborative and diverse work environment.

Responsibilities:
The Senior Litigation Associate will play a pivotal role in handling a diverse range of high-profile commercial disputes. This includes involvement in disputes involving general commercial litigation, consumer law matters, insurance, insolvency, regulatory issues and intellectual property matters.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Advocacy in courtrooms for complex litigation cases.
  • Building and nurturing strong client relationships.
  • Mentoring junior associates to foster their professional development.
  • Contributing creative insights and solutions to legal challenges.
  • Collaborating seamlessly within the firm's dynamic legal team.
About you:
  • Strong academic transcript
  • 7+ years PQE litigation experience in private practice, chambers or the public sector.
  • Strong communication skills with a proven ability to build and cultivate relationships.
  • Passion for mentorship and a desire to contribute to the development of junior team members.
  • Courtroom advocacy experience.
  • Demonstrated creativity, ambition, and drive.
Why Join:
  • Health and Wellbeing Programme.
  • Active social team.
  • Hybrid working options for a healthy work-life balance.
  • Competitive, equitable salaries.
  • Continuous development opportunities.
  • Work alongside some of the brightest legal minds in the industry.
How to Apply:
If you are an ambitious and passionate litigator, ready to make a significant impact in a high-profile legal environment: 

Contact Jenny on 027 874 0993 or apply by emailing your CV and academic transcript to jenny@colegal.co.nz or by clicking on 'APPLY' now.