Main Street Legal is looking for a full-time Legal Executive to join our growing team in Upper Hutt. We are a small general practice law firm. Our supportive and tight knit team consists of 2 Directors, a Lawyer, a Senior Legal Executive and support staff.

We specialise in property law, trusts, estate planning, estate administration, criminal and family law. As a growing practice we would welcome a legal executive with an ability to take on the day-to-day management of conveyancing files from unconditional to settlement, draft estate documents including administration of estates. Draft wills and enduring powers of attorney while being overseen by our senior staff.

The role will prepare you for a more autonomous role where you can build your client base and is a great opportunity for you to enjoy a positive work culture, client contact, and the ability to build your career.

What we want you to bring to the table:

  • Experience as a Legal Executive preferred, but training will be provided for the right candidate. We welcome students in the final years of their Legal Executive studies.
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to ask for guidance as required.
  • Keen eye to detail.
  • Think outside the box and come up with practical solutions.
  • Efficient multi-tasking abilities.
  • Enthusiasm towards client relationships.
  • Must have a sense of humour!
  • Ability to prioritise, keen administrative and organisational skills.
  • The willingness to learn and advance your skills.
  • As a team player, you should communicate effectively, bring energy to your work, and demonstrate self-motivation.
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

So if you are in your final year of study or just embarking on your career, we want to hear from you. Or maybe you want to change direction and looking for a family friendly, local firm where you can cement your career?

To join our team, submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant certifications to or if you want to have a chat about the role please call Suné on 04 527 9727. Applications close by Monday 28 August 2023