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Intermediate / Senior Litigation Lawyer 

Is this the next exciting step in your career?

Harmans presents an exciting opportunity for a talented and ambitious litigation lawyer with approximately 6 years’ post admission experience primarily within the civil and property litigation area. Opportunities exist for future advancement within the firm for the right individual.   

We are a long-established Canterbury law firm operating from modern offices in an unrivalled location within the Central City, close to the Court and centred amongst the best Christchurch has to offer in retail and hospitality.  We pride ourselves on our reputation as an excellent employer and a major contributor to the New Zealand Law Society and wider community.  We are committed to gender equality and the continued development of skills and knowledge base of our staff.   

Our litigation team has a proven record of excellence with particular expertise in the areas of insolvency, estate and trust litigation, lease disputes, construction matters and employment. The position will include exposure to a diverse range of work, immediate client contact, autonomous file handling, with partner supervision and assistance where appropriate, and court appearances.  To be successful for this role the candidate will have excellent academic ability, proven advocacy, negotiation, and drafting skills, a drive to succeed, and will be innovative in resolving disputes and handling all types of cases.  

If this sounds like you, please apply by email with your CV and cover letter to our Practice Manager, Julie Knowles, at julie.knowles@harman.co.nz

Applications close 30th June 2021 

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