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.



Crown Law provides legal advice and representation services to the government in matters affecting the executive government, particularly in the areas of criminal, public and administrative law.


An opportunity is available for a motivated individual to be our new library assistant in the Research and Library Services Team. The position is permanent and full-time.


This role assists a busy and valued team delivering a range of high quality library and research services to the legal teams of Crown Law. The work is varied and tasks include obtaining resources for clients, serials management, cataloguing and processing of new items, filing, shelving, maintaining intranet resources and assisting the Research Librarians.


For success in this role you will need to work quickly with a high level of accuracy, be friendly and helpful and enjoy contributing to a professional team


The position would suit a graduate who is familiar with library systems and is passionate about a career in library and information services.


All applications should include your curriculum vitae and a covering letter citing the above vacancy and where the vacancy was seen and be sent by email to


Applications close at 12pm on Friday 24 February 2017.


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Crown Law provides legal advice and representation services to the government in matters affecting the executive government, particularly in the areas of criminal and public law. 


Currently there is a vacancy for a Support Officer who can provide high quality friendly and professional reception and visitor services to Crown Law staff, clients and visitors and to provide efficient support services to the Legal and Support Services Group and Crown Law as required. 

The ideal candidate for this role will have:


  • Demonstrable reception/frontline and administration experience, ideally in a professional services organisation
  • A high level of attention to detail and accuracy and the ability to effectively prioritise tasks
  • A professional personal presentation and effective communication skills. 


You will have energy and drive, be flexible, adaptable and excel at delivering outstanding customer service to your colleagues and clients. You will be conscientious about your own work and have the ability to multi-task and be proactive in helping other people when needed.


To be considered for a position at Crown Law you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand and are required to complete a Ministry of Justice Criminal Records check.


All applications should include a covering letter and curriculum vitae, citing the above vacancy and be sent to


Applications close at 5 pm on Friday 3 March 2017.


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