Staff Solicitor vacancy

Looking for adventure and a change of pace?

Are your looking for lifestyle and work/life balance in an adventure playground?  Then why not relocate to the South Island’s West Coast.  The Coast offers a stunning landscape with outdoor activities that attract visitors from all over the world.    Buller is the gateway to the Northern West Coast.  It offers a diverse range of world class activities – rafting, kayaking, fishing, tramping, caving and mountain biking.

We are a provincial law firm with offices in both Westport and Nelson.  We’re looking for a staff solicitor to join our busy team in Westport where you will be involved in an array of different legal issues and areas of law, providing variety in your work.  This is an exciting opportunity for a solicitor to build their career and become part of a great community.

Our ideal applicant will be a self-manager, who is organised and technically competent. You will have:

  • 3+ years PQE
  • Experience in commercial & residential property law, relationship property, estates, civil matters and/or asset protection & planning (not all are essential)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in building relationships and networking

Finalists in the 2015 and 2016 Law Awards, we are a supportive firm with strong family values, who prides itself on being down to earth and providing rock solid advice and care to our clients. 

Please email your CV and cover letter to the practice manager at: martha@stevensorchard.co.nz