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Litigation Lawyer 6+ PQE

An exciting opportunity to join our successful Litigation Team

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.

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 in 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.

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

We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with experience and skill level, in a fun and supportive professional environment. If you wish to be part of a hardworking and dedicated team, we would like to hear from you.

Please apply by email with your CV and cover letter to our Practice Manager, Julie Knowles at julie.knowles@harmans.co.nz

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