Intermediate/Senior Corporate & Commercial Solicitors

Large top tier firm seeking senior corporate/commercial solicitors.

  • Fantastic work and clients
  • Large, cohesive and fun team
  • Genuine roles for seniors and opportunity for progression

Simpson Grierson, one of New Zealand’s leading law firms, is on the hunt for experienced senior corporate/commercial lawyers to join us, in our Auckland office.
Our busy, dynamic commercial/corporate team is enjoying ongoing and exciting growth, leading to this exceptional opportunity for talented lawyers to join a supportive, solid and integrated team working on high profile, market-leading work.
We are looking for motivated, diligent lawyers with broad commercial/corporate skills, to work with our partners across the Commercial department, and enjoy the benefits of collaborating with some of the sharpest legal minds around.   You’ll have anywhere from 5+ years’ relevant experience, which might include commercial contracting, company, JVs, M & A, business restructuring, capital markets, public takeovers, private equity transactions, regulatory work, ICT etc – whatever your experience, if this opportunity to fast track your career interests you we’d love to talk to you. 
There is lots of fantastic quality work and plenty of variety and autonomy on offer and you’ll have the opportunity to develop an enviable practice and profile. This is a key senior role which comes with genuine career progression prospects.
You’ll be positive, with a strong work ethic, and a confident negotiator with superb drafting skills.  You’ll have the opportunity to become a trusted advisor to our excellent client base, and will also successfully build relationships with the great people in the team and be an effective mentor, supervisor and delegator.  In this role you’ll have the chance to develop your leadership skills and experience.  You’ll be well supported in your own professional and business development with plenty of learning and development opportunities on offer.
Simpson Grierson strives to provide an innovative environment of excellence.  We are proud of our diverse and inclusive culture, and our reputation for putting people first in everything we do.  We actively promote flexibility in our workplace, so please talk to us about what you might need to make this role work for you.