Rainey Collins is a long-established, well-managed law firm with a wide-ranging practice which covers the length and breadth of the country.

We are growing quickly on the back of a reputation for client service and professionalism that is second to none, and are always looking for exceptional professionals to join our busy happy team.

We are located in a prestigious Wellington building with modern offices and extensive harbour and city views, and have a very flexible attitude to employment conditions and lifestyle balance.  There are unlimited opportunities to build a very satisfying legal career with us.

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Junior Treaty Lawyer

Are you looking for a job that offers:

  • Excellent career prospects;
  • Challenging work;
  • The opportunity to build strong litigation skills in a specialist area of law;
  • Long-term working relationships with clients; and
  • A friendly and supportive team environment?

Growth of interesting work in our Litigation Team has created a vacancy for a qualified junior lawyer to work primarily in our Maori Issues Team.  We are looking for an applicant with strong verbal and written skills, an excellent academic record, and a focus on delivering clients a high level of service.  Work will include:

  • Considering evidence and drafting legal documents;
  • Drafting and presenting legal submissions;
  • Briefing and leading witnesses;
  • Appearing before the Waitangi Tribunal;
  • Working with government agencies; and
  • Some commercial work.

Remuneration will vary depending on your experience and demonstrated capabilities and we review at least based on performance.

Please apply in the strictest confidence by forwarding your CV together with a copy of your academic transcript and any written references to Peter Johnston, Partner, care of smainprize@raineycollins.co.nz.