We have prime opportunities at Kāhui Legal for experienced lawyers with 3-8 years post admission experience in litigation or commercial law.

  • Kaupapa driven law firm
  • Working at the forefront of Māori development
  • Work with whānau, hapū and iwi across Aotearoa
  • Flexible work environment

To meet growing demand, we have opportunities for experienced lawyers to join Kāhui Legal. If you have 3-8 years post admission experience in either litigation or commercial law, are passionate about Māori development, have excellent legal skills and a commitment to te reo me tikanga Māori, we have opportunities for you. We are looking for Associates / Senior Associates with either litigation or commercial experience to join our whānau.

We specialise in advising on Treaty of Waitangi claims and settlement negotiations, Māori-Crown relations, Māori land law, corporate and commercial law, intellectual property, public law, resource management, criminal law and regulatory compliance.  You will work with leaders in their field across a range of mahi.

We have opportunities in either of our offices (Wellington or Rotorua).  We will also consider remote working and flexible days/hours of work for the right candidates.

He tari rōia kua raupātia ngā ringa i ngā pukau. A law firm whose hands are calloused by its many undertakings – Api Mahuika, 2011.

Please submit your application by 5pm Friday 15 October 2021 via seek.co.nz.


Level 11, Diabetes New Zealand House
15 Murphy Street

PO Box 1654
Wellington 6140

T: +64 4 495 9999
E: info@kahuilegal.co.nz


Level 1, GHA Centre
1108 Fenton Street

PO Box 1177
Rotorua 3040

T: +64 7 460 1360
E: info@kahuilegal.co.nz


Level 4, The Atrium
23 Maunganui Road
Mount Maunganui
(By appointment only)

T: +64 7 460 1360
E: info@kahuilegal.co.nz