We are looking for a Legal Secretary with immediate availability to join our busy firm in Wellington.

Key Responsibilities

  • Legal secretarial support for partners and solicitors
  • Document and file management
  • Financial administration
  • Administrative support

Key Skills

  • Strong technical skills with experience in Microsoft Office tools (outlook, word, excel and powerpoint) and legal document management tools
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Knowledge of legal billing processes
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Previous experience:

  • Experience working in a law firm
  • Experience with legal documents and practice management IT systems
  • An understanding of tikanga and te reo Māori and/or a commitment to develop knowledge of tikanga and te reo Māori

Queries and applications

Click here to view the Job Description.  All applicants should send a cover letter outlining suitability for the role and a curriculum vitae setting out skills and experience relevant to the role to the Practice Manager (info@kahuilegal.co.nz) by 5pm on Thursday 23 June 2022.  Starting date ASAP.


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