Looking for a 2 -4 PQE general civil litigator returning home to NZ.

Hesketh Henry is a full practice firm that has been part of the New Zealand legal landscape since 1865.  The firm has an excellent reputation achieved through our commitment to providing a wide range of clients with high quality legal services. “Recognised in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 directory as a leading firm in the Insurance and Construction sectors and ranked ‘outstanding’ firm in Asialaw Profile directory. 

We are seeking a civil litigator to join our growing Litigation and Dispute Resolution team. 

 Ideal candidates will have an excellent academic record that has been rounded out by between 2 and 4 years post qualifying experience within the general civil litigation area.  Ideally you will have exposure to insurance law and/or construction law, although this is not essential.  To be successful in this role you will need to be a self starter, well organized, resilient and with the ambition and drive to achieve positive outcomes for clients.  Your well developed communication and interpersonal skills will serve you well in what is a collegial and supportive team. 

Our flat structure means you will often work directly with our knowledgeable and approachable partners, and you will enjoy significant face-to-face time with our clients. 

If this sounds like a role that matches your experience and expectations please email your CV with academic transcript) and a cover letter outlining why you would be an asset to the team to – [email protected]