Property Lawyer 4+ PQE

Looking for the next step in your career?

Want to work closer to home?

Want to be part of a firm that values work/life balance?


Due to growth, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated property lawyer that will act as a 2IC to one of the directors.

We have a diverse range of expertise and backgrounds that make up the team at Schnauer and Co.  The directors value a work/life approach to management with almost half of the staff working part time or flexible work hours.  You would have your own office, be working two blocks from the beach and have a supportive structure to help you with your work.

The role will involve:

  • Direct reporting to the directors
  • A variety of property related legal work, with other areas thrown in for good measure
  • Some responsibility and managing your own client base
  • Signing off on e-dealings
  • Acting as a mentor for other lawyers and legal executives in the property team
The ideal candidate will have:
  • At least 4 years’ experience as a property lawyer, preferably as a general practice
  • Ability to work autonomously while communicating effectively with clients and staff
If you are looking to further your career in a dynamic and progressive law firm, please submit your application to Cleo Shortland, Business and Marketing Manager, by email at  Alternatively, please contact Cleo by phone on 09 486 5802 or email with any queries you have regarding the position.
All enquiries will be treated with the strictest of confidence.