ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Crown Prosecutor - Pollett Legal - Tauranga

Pollett Legal is the office of the Crown Solicitor for Tauranga.  The Crown Solicitor conducts Crown prosecutions in the Eastern and Western Bay of Plenty including; Tauranga, Whakatane, Opotiki and Waihi.

Pollett Legal has a rare opportunity available to Crown prosecutors or litigation lawyers to join our small, collegial team.  The team prides themselves on excellence in the conduct of  Crown prosecutions and the provision of legal services to the New Zealand Police and other government departments and agencies.   Pollett Legal recognises, understands and supports diversity in our region and offers a work environment where your strengths and potential will be valued and developed.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has experience in criminal litigation including the conduct of High and/or District Court Jury trials;
  • Takes pride in their work;
  • Is self-motivated and can work independently as well as contribute within our team;
  • Is resilient and able to relate well to all people within our diverse community;
  • Has excellent time management and organisation skills.

This is a role for a litigation lawyer who has at least 2 years PQE.  We are open minded as to whether we employ junior, intermediate or senior solicitors.

The Bay of Plenty is a fabulous place to work and live. It offers New Zealand’s best beach (Mount Maunganui), our mountain (Mauao) to climb and access to many other outdoor activities.  Pollett Legal supports a healthy work-life balance to maintain productivity and well-being.

Please forward your covering letter with an up-to-date CV to Cassidy Wilson via email on cwilson@pll.nz. Alternatively, you may contact the Crown Solicitor, Anna Pollett direct on 021 114 2118 or via email apollett@pll.nz for a confidential discussion.