Lawyer - Personal Planning Team

Govett Quilliam is one of Taranaki’s most enterprising law firms with a strong brand and exceptional people.

Govett Quilliam is one of Taranaki’s most enterprising law firms with a strong brand and exceptional people.

We require a lawyer with 3+ years’ P.A.E. to join our highly regarded and busy Personal Planning Team. We are looking for a confident and proactive candidate with a flair for initiative and a natural personable approach essential to supporting our clients. Working alongside a dedicated team, you will be someone who demonstrates integrity and drive.

You will be exposed to a variety of work, including:

  • Providing advice on existing trust structures, formation of new trusts and requirements under the Trusts Act 2019
  • Estate planning, including preparing testamentary documents and being involved with succession planning matters
  • Supporting our trust review team with related legal matters that arise out of trust reviews.

The role is offered full-time but part-time hours will be considered for the right candidate.

We believe that delivering a superior service starts with an excellent team culture and we prioritise making GQ the best place to practise law.

  • We promote a healthy work-life balance
  • We are committed to helping our team continuously improve through training and exposure to high quality and varied work
  • We collaborate across teams and projects and leverage the skills and experience of each other
  • We endorse new technology and our office space reflects our move to becoming a digital practice
  • We value and nurture authentic connections within our community

If you would like to join the GQ experience, please submit your CV and cover letter in confidence to our HR Coordinator kirsten.dawson@gqlaw.nz

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