Vacancies

HomeLegal is looking to expand the team. See the positions available below:

Registered Legal Executive

– fulltime role

The HomeLegal division of Gillespie Young Watson is one of the region’s leading providers of conveyancing services.  Due to ongoing growth we have a vacancy for a Registered Legal Executive to assist with residential and commercial conveyancing under its HomeLegal division.  Experience with running conveyancing files including those involving family trusts, companies and unit titles is required.    Estates experience would also be an added advantage.

If you are thinking about a change and would like to join our team of experienced property and commercial lawyers and legal executives we have a role ready and waiting for you.

The successful applicant will have:

  • NZILE Legal Executive Qualification;
  • A systematic ability to independently manage conveyancing files;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Outstanding word processing abilities and fast typing;
  • Highly proficient computer skills (Microsoft suite especially Word and Excel);
  • Proficiency with Landonline;
  • A team player attitude; and
  • Sound interpersonal skills.

Proficiency with the InfinityLaw system would also be an advantage.

All applicants should be experienced with all aspects of technology in use in modern legal offices.

For further information about our firm visit our websites www.homelegal.co.nz and www.gywlaw.co.nz.

Interested applicants should forward their CV by 25 March 2019 to:

Deborah Hislop
Practice Manager
Gillespie Young Watson
P O Box 30 940
Lower Hutt

Email: [email protected]


Experienced property/commercial lawyer

Due to growth, Gillespie Young Watson/HomeLegal is looking for a lawyer with 3-5 years plus PQE experience and a strong interest in property and commercial law.  If you are considering your future legal career and are looking to work in a mid-sized specialist firm with offices in Wellington, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt we would like to hear from you.

This is an opportunity to advance your legal career in a firm which places great emphasis on teamwork and work life balance.  Working across all of our 3 offices there is opportunity to deal with commercial and residential conveyancing and property development, establishing businesses, restructures, leases, company incorporations and business structures.  Experience with trusts, estates and wills would also be an added advantage.

The firm is at the forefront of legal technology and as at 1 January 2019 is working in a paper light environment.  We are keen to have someone join us who embraces the latest legal systems.

Our team is based around interesting, intelligent people and if you feel you would enjoy working with us then we look forward to hearing from you.

This is a busy, collegial and fun work environment where we pride ourselves on providing high quality service to our clients.

For further information visit our websites www.homelegal.co.nz and www.gywlaw.co.nz.

Applicants should forward their CV no later than Monday 25 March 2019 to:

Deborah Hislop
Practice Manager
Gillespie Young Watson
P O Box 30 940
Lower Hutt

Email: [email protected]