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Property & Private Client Lawyer | 3-6 Years PQE

Location Icon Christchurch
  • Broad range of work
  • Mid-sized Christchurch firm
  • A good balance between autonomy and support
The opportunity is with a longstanding, mid-sized firm which, over the decades, established strong roots in the Christchurch and wider Canterbury region for providing a full range of specialist services to their clients. 

The role will expose you to a range of matters. Day-to-day files will include residential property, estate planning and asset protection matters. The role will also involve some commercial law particularly in relation to finance as one of the partners act for private lenders. You’ll also be working on other general commercial matters like retail leasing and business transfers. 

To be successful in this role, you’ll need at least three years experience in property and private client matters. Experience in commercial matters will be looked upon favourably but is not a requirement.  The role will be client facing and will require someone who enjoys dealing with a range of people. The firm offers a good balance between giving their solicitors responsibility and having the support to back them up when they need guidance, ensuring you continue developing your legal skills. 

For a confidential discussion, please contact Christina Kruger on 027 293 7210 or email

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