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Senior Immigration Lawyer

Ref: JN -062019-67109
Auckland, Auckland Central
Legal, Solicitors
27th June 2019
Job Type

Are you an Immigration law specialist? Are you seeking a role with good growth and career development prospects? In today's global climate we are seeing increasing challenges within Immigration and visa processes, making this a growing area of the law a great opportunity. Our client is a full-service law firm seeking a motivated and driven individual to lead and help grow this area of business. They offer a good work/life balance, a strong client base and infrastructure for you to leverage off of. The partners are supportive and can mentor you in this position.

You will work with corporate clients, entrepreneurial clients and individuals undertaking all aspects of Immigration Law and policy work, including working on a variety of temporary and residency visa applications, corporate visa and investment matters, appeals and section 61 applications. If you have experience or an interest in employment law then that will be looked upon favourably as there is the opportunity to be involved in this area of work too (particularly providing advice to employers on immigration related matters).

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A minimum 4-5 + years' PQE (those more senior should apply also);
  • Experience advising on Immigration legal issues either within a private practice firm or in-house (some private practice experience required);
  • A driven personality with good communications skills; and
  • Recent local experience as a NZ qualified lawyer.

If you are ready to take the next step towards furthering your career in this exciting and developing area of law, contact Ashleigh Devall on 09 303 9093 for a confidential chat or email your CV and academic transcript to us by clicking on 'APPLY' now.

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