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Junior Solicitor - Masterton

This role has been filled, but if you're keen to work at Gibson Shat, please contact our HR Manager anna.holland-waterson@gibsonsheat.com

We are looking for a Junior lawyer to join our busy and friendly Masterton office.

In this role, you will gain experience in a wide range of areas, including property, estates, relationship property, trusts, and general commercial work. You will have the opportunity to learn from several senior authors, and will learn invaluable lessons which will help you further set your legal career on the right track.

We are looking for the kind of person that wakes up in the morning who wants to go to work and be surrounded by people who enjoy their job, and work hard to exceed their clients’ expectations. We’re also looking for someone who:

  • Is passionate about the Wairarapa region and plans to settle in the region for the long term
  • Wants to grow their legal career and become a trusted and respected lawyer, in the Wairarapa region
  • Has completed their law degree, and ideally profs too
  • Has excellent research skills and who is methodical, logical and accurate
  • Thrives on new experiences and opportunities – that is, you have a “can do”, “will do” and a “just do it” attitude

We welcome interest from Graduate level candidates, and also candidates who have one or two years of law firm experience. We are open to this role being part time or full time.

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, 9 August 2019.