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Careers

Current Employment Vacancies within NZ LAW firms:

NB: if you would like to advertise a position here please contact Emma Bellamy at NZ LAW Head office via email or on 06 835 5299.

General Litigation Lawyer

Vacancy Posted: 05/09/2017 Applications Close: 29/09/2017

Do you want to live and work in one of the fastest growing regions of New Zealand and enjoy an enviable work/life balance?

Mactodd Lawyers prides itself on being a full service law firm, combining local knowledge and convenience with national presence and experience.
We are looking for a litigation lawyer who can slot into our existing team and either lead or junior on matters depending on their experience in any of the following areas: employment, criminal, family, civil and immigration law.

Ideally, you will:

  • Be an independent self-starter with at least three years general or specific litigation experience
  • Be outgoing, community minded and have excellent communication skills
  • Be experienced in building client relationships and developing your own client base.

If you are looking for a lifestyle change and to enjoy the benefits the region has to offer, while still having the opportunity to develop professionally, we would love to hear from you.

Please send your CV to Mairi Raby mraby@mactodd.co.nz

Senior Family Lawyer

Vacancy Posted: 05/09/2017 Applications Close: 29/09/2017

Do you want to live and work in one of the fastest growing regions of New Zealand and enjoy an enviable work/life balance?

Mactodd Lawyers prides itself on being a full-service law firm, combining local knowledge and convenience with national presence and experience.

This role is an exciting opportunity for a litigation lawyer with a background in family law to join our wider litigation team. You will ideally lead our family practice in collaboration with the litigation partner but will be competent and able to turn your hand to one or more of the other litigation areas including immigration, criminal, employment and general litigation matters.

Ideally, you will:

  • 4 years plus PQE (Ideally with min 2+years as a family lawyer)
  • Based in Queenstown (+ office in Cromwell)
  • Be an independent self-starter with a strong background in litigation/
  • family law, ideally with experience in Family Court matters, mediations and
  • settlements;
  • Hold Family Legal Aid status or be eligible to apply within the near future;
  • Be outgoing, community minded and have excellent communication skills;
  • Be experienced in building client relationships and developing your own
  • client base.

If you are looking for a life style change and to enjoy the benefits the region has to offer, while still having the opportunity to develop professionally, we would love to hear from you.

Please send your CV to Mairi Raby: mraby@mactodd.co.nz

Commercial Property Lawyer

Vacancy Posted: 05/09/2017 Applications Close: 29/09/2017

Do you want to live and work in one of the fastest growing regions of New Zealand and enjoy an enviable work/life balance?

Mactodd Lawyers prides itself on being a full service law firm, combining local knowledge and convenience with national presence and experience.

We are currently seeking a talented and keen Commercial/Property lawyer at an intermediate level to join our team in Queenstown. Working closely with 2 partners and 2 senior solicitors, you will have exposure to local and national clients and be involved in a full and varied range of work.

A good grounding in commercial and residential conveyancing, subdivisions, wills, trusts and estate planning and administration would be beneficial. You will also ideally have experience in, or had exposure to, commercial transactions, financing and leasing.

Key attributes for the role include:

  • 2+ Years PQE
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • An ability to manage and develop excellent working and client relationships
  • Personality, energy and the ability to grow your own client base desire for
  • career advancement and development.

In return, we offer a supportive and friendly team, great work environment and promotion whilst enjoying a work-life balance.

Please send your CV to Mairi Raby: mraby@mactodd.co.nz