Legal Executive - Property (Wellington)

Gibson Sheat is a long established and well-respected law firm that provides a broad range of legal services for its business and personal clients. It has offices in Wellington, Lower Hutt, and Masterton.


We are looking for a full-time experienced Property Legal Executive for our Wellington office. In this role, your main focus will be residential sales and purchases, but you will also have the opportunity to some subdivision and development work.


We’d love to hear from you if you can tick yes to the following:

  • At least two years working as a qualified Property Legal Executive within a firm,
  • Great relationship building skills, and are well known for providing amazing client service,
  • Excellent time management, practice management skills, and an agile mind-set.


We offer:

  • A supportive and collegial team environment, and an inclusive workplace culture,
  • Mentoring from an experienced Senior Associate Legal Executive, and an experienced Property partner,
  • A wonderful legal executive career pathway, which goes right up to Senior Associate level,
  • An excellent internal training programme - and you get to attend the biannual Legal Executive conference,
  • A competitive remuneration package with a wide range of staff benefits,
  • Flexible working arrangements – including the option to work part of your week, remotely or from our Lower Hutt office.

If you think you have what we’re looking for, please send your covering letter and CV to Anna Holland-Waterson (HR Manager) at by Monday, 15 January 2024.


We seek and encourage a diverse range of candidates. Applicants must be currently living in New Zealand and be eligible to work in New Zealand.