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Solicitor - Property and Trusts (Wellington)

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

We have a vacancy for a solicitor in our Wellington city office. In this role you will mainly work on trusts and conveyancing matters, but you will also get involved in general commercial matters. Yes, no two days will be the same - one day you may be working on a trust restructure, then the next day the purchase of an apartment off the plans and the following day you could be drafting a complex will.

Ideally you will have from 3-8 years' experience in conveyancing and/or trust law. We are also seeking someone who has great leadership and mentoring skills, as you will be a mentor to some of our legal executives and junior solicitors.

You will have an excellent work ethic, be flexible, and be willing to give anything a go. You will have first class verbal and written skills, and be a natural at building great relationships.

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.

If you believe you are what we’re looking for, then please send a covering letter, your CV and academic transcript to Anna Holland-Waterson (HR Manager) by Friday, 5 May 2017.