Property Lawyer - Senior Solicitor or Senior Associate Wellington
Auckland, NZ
6d ago
  • Flexible working options, including remote working
  • Wide range of matters and sectors to grow your skillset
  • Supportive team, great culture
  • We are seeking a talented commercial property enthusiast to join our busy team.

    We work with a diverse range of clients, including listed property companies, commercial property investors, government agencies, national portfolio clients, developers, and funders across the country.

    The variety and scope of the work mean you get plenty of opportunities to get involved in a large range of matters and sectors in the property industry and grow your skillset.

  • As an example, you'd be across leasing and development matters for listed landlords; property fund and leaseback transactions;
  • strategic and innovative public sector projects; forestry and rural transactions; residential developments for the public and private sector;
  • corporate M&A support; as well as a wide range of transactional and advisory matters across a range of clients' property portfolios.

    You are well supported with a seven-person Wellington-based team, including Partner Holly Hill and secretarial support, as well as working closely with corporate, banking, and public law teams, and the Auckland property and environment teams.

    The team love what they do and are passionate about delivering excellent work for clients. They work hard but have fun.

    The ideal candidate will have 6+ years' experience practicing property law in a well-regarded law firm or in-house legal team.

    You will have strong technical and transactional skills, can comfortably run files autonomously and can provide commercially pragmatic advice across a broad spectrum of property issues.

    The successful candidate will also be mentoring / supporting junior and intermediate members of the team, so having experience and an interest in doing so is important.

    About us

    MinterEllisonRuddWatts is a top tier New Zealand law firm with a proud 130-year history. Named as the Employer of Choice at the New Zealand Law Awards 2021, as well as New Zealand Law Firm of the Year by Chambers and Partners first in 2017 and again in 2020, we're a leading full-service law firm with the expertise to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

    We have offices in Auckland and Wellington, and connections to an international network through the MinterEllison Legal Group, a leading firm in the Asia-Pacific region

    Our vision is to be the firm of choice for leading clients and exceptional people. While we're known as technically excellent, we're also valued advisers that listen and understand our client's business before delivering the best commercial solution.

    Every day we strive to live our value of waka eke noa (respect individuality, work as one). We celebrate and invest in our team.

    We are committed to creating a diverse workforce where all of our staff feel included, empowered, valued and encouraged to be their unique, authentic selves.

    We understand the power that diversity creates, and our collaborative culture and desire to see our people thrive is what sets us apart.

    How to apply :

    We encourage expressions of interest from a diverse applicant pool, including applicants interested in discussing flexible work options.

    Please click 'Apply' to register your profile with us.

    For further information or to discuss our vacancies please contact Adele Holden, HR Manager on 04 498 5082 or adele.holden minterellison. for a confidential, no obligation chat.

    All applications treated in confidence.

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