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Intermediate / Senior Property Solicitor (Mandarin speaking)

Gibson Sheat is a well-established and respected law firm. We provide a broad range of legal services for our business and personal clients from our Wellington, Lower Hutt and Masterton offices. 

We are looking for a solicitor with excellent English skills, who also speaks fluent Mandarin, to provide quality property and commercial legal advice to our highly-valued Chinese clients.   

This could be the opportunity you are looking for, if you really want to go places in your career, and you:

  • have property and/or general commercial experience
  • are skilled at working alongside Chinese clients
  • have 3+ years of experience 
  • are comfortable in a client-facing role 
  • take full ownership of your files
  • have a natural ability for networking and developing relationships into business opportunities
  • are an energetic and flexible team player 
  • have the ability to develop the expertise of junior team members. 

We offer:

  • an interesting and varied range of work
  • a supportive and collegial environment 
  • a commitment to on-going professional development through a range of varied learning and development offerings
  • a competitive remuneration package and a wide range of staff benefits
  • career advancement opportunities for the right person.

Although this role is fulltime, we are open to proposals for flexible working arrangements.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your CV, covering letter and academic transcript to anna.holland-waterson@gibsonsheat.com by Friday, 27 October 2017.

Applicants must have, or be eligible to apply for, a practising certificate in New Zealand.