Commercial Solicitor – 2+ Years PQE

• Successful, fast growing, tech savvy and pioneering law firm

• Work alongside other high achievers focused on excellence

• Great career opportunities - be valued, recognised and rewarded for your contribution

Smith and Partners is a well-established mid-size general practice firm with a strong commercial focus. Due to rapid growth, we are seeking to employ an intermediate commercial solicitor. 

The role
As the successful applicant, you will be part of a rapidly growing practice which embraces modern thinking and continuous improvement. Tech savvy, you’ll be working with advanced legal technology in modern offices to provide client focused service to a range of small to medium businesses, based in New Zealand and overseas. 

You will be working within a busy, dynamic and collaborative team of high achievers dedicated to excellence and client service. 

This role will provide you with a steady flow of interesting and challenging work across all areas of commercial law. You’ll be developing long term relationships with clients and helping people grow and protect their businesses. 

This is a chance to secure your spot in one of Auckland’s fastest growing firms, with real opportunities for career growth. Where your leadership skills and commercial experience will be developed and mentored by experts. 

As a successful applicant you will have:

• 2+ Years experience PQE in commercial law

• A commercially savvy approach to your advice

• Experience running files and managing clients autonomously (with supervision)

• A demonstrable commitment to client service

• A collaborative approach

• Excellent negotiation and drafting skills

• A positive can-do attitude for getting stuck in to get the job done

 We invite you to experience the opportunity to be the best that you can be. If you think that our firm and this role is the right fit for you, contact Practice Manager, Racheal Adlam by emailing your CV and cover letter, with the subject line ‘Commercial Solicitor’, to employment@smithpartners.co.nz