Senior Associate | Litigation Lawyer

Posted 09 July 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLaw Firms - Professional

Job description

Join a Leading Litigation Team: Exciting Opportunity for an Experienced Litigator

Are you an experienced litigator ready to elevate your career? Join a forward-thinking Top-Tier specialist litigation team, currently expanding due to a surge in workflow, and engage in a diverse array of dispute resolution matters.
We seek a talented litigation lawyer with 7+ years of experience in commercial, insolvency, construction, civil or regulatory disputes.

About the Role:
In this role, you will thrive on variety and enjoy managing complex litigation files from start to finish. Collaborating with a highly regarded partner, you will have the autonomy to manage files independently while receiving the support and mentorship needed to excel. Your responsibilities will span across commercial and civil disputes, including property disputes, contractual disputes, construction, insolvency, regulatory, and liability claims.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage complex commercial litigation cases, providing strategic legal advice to top-tier clients.
  • Lead and mentor junior lawyers, fostering their professional growth.
  • Handle diverse disputes, including financial services, insolvency, property, construction, company, judicial review, and intellectual property.
  • Represent clients in high-stakes cases before various courts, including the High Court, Court of Appeal, and Supreme Court.
  • Collaborate with a team of experienced lawyers, contributing to the firm’s continued success.
About You:
  • 7+ years' PQE in litigation with a broad mix of civil and commercial litigation experience.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to cut through issues and problem-solve.
  • A strong academic record.
  • Experience gained in a reputable firm - preferably medium or large.
Why Join: 
Become part of one of New Zealand’s most respected law firms, renowned for their commitment to excellence and innovation. They pride themselves on fostering a collaborative and inclusive culture. Their Auckland office is home to some of the country’s leading legal minds, dedicated to providing unparalleled legal services to their clients.

Seize this opportunity to advance your career and make a significant impact. Apply now and be part of a team that values excellence and innovation in the legal profession.

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 at 027 874 0993, or email your CV and academic transcript to or click 'APPLY' now.