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Employment Lawyer | 4-8 Years PQE

Location Icon Christchurch
  • National Firm
  • Employment + Health & Safety
  • Responsibility and Autonomy
The opportunity is with a national law firm that is attracting top talent which is not surprising as the firm offers good quality work, a collaborative team environment as well as strong career development and advancement opportunities.

The firm's Christchurch office has an opportunity for a senior solicitor or associate level lawyer to join their employment team. The role will see you act for employers and employees on a variety of employment matters. This includes disciplinary steps, claims through the ERA and Employment Court, negotiations, and mediation.  You’ll also provide advice on employment agreements and organisational restructuring and provide advice on health and safety matters. 

 To be successful in the role you’ll need experience running employment files relatively independently,  including running hearings. The role will be working directly with a partner who would be a great sounding board for when you need guidance and who would trust that,  at this level, you know when to ask for guidance. 
  
For a confidential discussion, please contact Christina Kruger on 027 293 7210 or email christina@mcleodduminy.co.nz

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