Launching the Conveyancing Academy – 2 year internship programme

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The Conveyancing Shop is an award winning firm with 4 extremely busy Auckland branches. We are customer focused and offer affordable fixed prices and excellent service to our clients. To find out more about us see –

We are looking for 3 Junior Lawyers or Conveyancers to be part of our pilot project – The Conveyancing Academy. This 2 year paid internship will transform you from a new grad to an all round competent practitioner.

You will gain experience in the following areas:

  1. Conveyancing – handling property sales, purchases and refinances from start to finish
  2. Subdivisions – how the process works and applying for new titles.
  3. Family Trusts – Trust formations and maintainence
  4. Wills – advising clients and drafting tailored wills
  5. Business Sales and Purchases – advising clients during the due dilligence process and handling business sale and purchase settlements.
  6. Company formations – Reserving company names and completing online company formations
  7. Commercial work – you will learn to draft terms of trade, partnership agreements, give advice on franchise agreements and other general commercial legal work.
  8. Relationship Property – advising clients and drafting contracting out and separation agreements.
  9. Business Networking and Marketing– you will have the opportunity to join a professional networking group and learn about digital marketing for law firms from the experts in this field.
  10. Public speaking – you will give a seminar on a legal topic to a real audience.

To be successful in this role you will need to:

  • Be a fast learner who is willing to work hard and go the extra mile
  • have the ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • possess excellent people skills and be able to get along with people from all walks of live and nationalities
  • enjoy working in a fast paced small team environment
  • have exceptional attention to detail
  • want to be part of an exciting company that is breaking all the traditional law firm stereo types.
  • See yourself making a career with our firm beyond the 2 year internship.

To apply please complete your application please copy the following link to your browser and complete the online questionnaire –