summer clerk and graduate recruitment

You’ll have a damn good time at Lane Neave. Our Summer Clerks and Graduates benefit from world-class mentoring and professional development and will spend time in multiple teams. A buddy (who has been there and done that) will help make your experience a smooth and enjoyable one.

We like our Summer Clerks and Graduates to make a positive contribution to the firm. You’ll find yourself completing interesting work with interesting clients. We like our Summer Clerks and Graduates to be fully involved in our wide range of social activities.
For Summer Clerks, there’s a possibility of being offered a graduate position if everything goes well.

Key dates

  • Applications open 5 March 2018
  • Applications close 5 April 2018
  • Summer Clerk dates, November 2018 – February 2019
  • Graduate start date, February 2019 (or by negotiation)

Visit this page to apply online

why join lane neave?

At Lane Neave you get the best of both worlds. We’re a full service law firm with the capability of our larger peers, but with the intimacy and approachability of a boutique firm.

We’re pretty proud of the way we work and the non hierarchal, friendly working culture.
We have extremely strong focus on client service, are very professional but also don’t take ourselves too seriously.

We invest time in really understanding you so you can thrive. It’s about being excellent in your work as well as your personal development to make sure you have a brilliant experience at Lane Neave.

We don’t just say we’re a great place to work – we have the accolades to back it up (NZ Law Awards Employer of Choice). We believe every member of our team has an important role to play in our continued success.

We’re a sociable firm. We work hard but also reckon it’s important to have pleasant working environment and have a life outside the office.

What we look for

It’s all about building relationships with your work team and your clients. So we need well rounded, switched on and innovative people to join us.

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