Current Opportunities

Crown Law takes pride in providing high level legal advice and representation to the Government in matters that affect all New Zealanders including crime, tax, the Treaty of Waitangi, human rights and New Zealand’s constitution. We have some of the finest legal minds in New Zealand. This could be your opportunity to work with them.

At Crown Law you will immerse yourself in some of this country’s most important and high profile cases. You will work with leading public lawyers and find professional challenges that you won’t find anywhere else.

 

Due to an appointment to the judiciary and to the partnership of a national law firm we are looking for managers for two of our Public Law teams in the Crown Legal Risk Group.

Crown Law takes pride in providing high quality legal advice and representation to the Government in matters that affect all New Zealanders.  We play a key leadership role within the Government Legal Network.  We work with talented and dedicated public lawyers from different backgrounds across the Network, on cases that often involve novel and important issues.  This could be your opportunity to join us in this work.

The team manager role combines leadership of a team of lawyers with responsibility for the conduct of litigation and provision of advice across a range of sectors, including immigration, health, education, social security, employment, privacy, procurement, and family law.

We are looking for experienced lawyers with an interest in public law who are able to take a lead role in the team’s work and mentor and develop other counsel. 

We offer a collegial and flexible work environment and unique career development opportunities.

To apply, please email your covering letter, curriculum vitae and academic transcript to hr@crownlaw.govt.nz citing the above vacancy.

Applications close at 5pm Monday, 11 September 2017

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