Wellington + 64 4 496 9990
Lower Hutt + 64 4 569 4873
Masterton + 64 6 370 6480

Litigator - 3+ years PQE

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 senior litigation lawyer to join our Wellington office. Our ideal candidate will have some experience in any of the following areas – civil and commercial litigation, relationship property, construction law and insolvency. Also, they will have considerable court room experience.

Our ideal lawyer will be self-managing - they will be comfortable in a client facing role and taking full ownership of their files. They will have a natural ability for networking and developing relationships into business opportunities. They will be an energetic and flexible team player and 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 (and a healthy daily dose of humour!)
  • 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 think you are what we’re looking for, then please send a covering letter, your CV and academic transcript to Anna Holland-Waterson (HR Manager) at anna.holland-waterson@gibsonsheat.com by Friday, 15 December 2017