Kensington Swan

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LawFuel says – 

Kensington Swan has developed something of an enviable workplace culture, both more relaxed on the one hand and inclusive on the other.  Reports indicate that while the firm has had some ups and downs in terms of its development, its culture remains strongly inclusive and less pressured than the ‘Golden Triangle’ firms.

Kensington Swan says – 

You will find working at Kensington Swan a rewarding and unique experience. As well as working with great people in a collaborative environment, we focus on acknowledging the contribution you make, and ensure you are provided with benefits that support both your work and personal life.

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Summer Clerking – 

Kensington Swan runs a summer clerk programme every year from November to February, in both our Auckland and Wellington offices. This is a great opportunity for students in their penultimate (or pre-penultimate, in some cases) year of study, to work in New Zealand’s top law firm alongside some of the best solicitors in the country.

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Money – 

Year One  – 2019 – $46,000

Gender Diversity – 

(Females to Male Partners/Directors as at LawFuel survey 2017)

24 per cent

Benefits – 

  • Free legal advice (annual cap)

  • Study fees and paid leave for approved courses and post-graduate study

  • Discounted premiums on medical insurance

  • Discounted mortgage rates

  • Discounted banking and credit card rates

  • Free car-parking after hours and in the weekend in Auckland

We also offer a number of lifestyle benefits including:

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • An extra paid holiday for Kensington Swan Day

  • Dedicated wellness programme, including EAP Services, health insurance scheme, and several wellness-oriented initiatives

  • Graduation leave to celebrate academic achievement

  • Referral payments for introducing talented candidates

  • Regular social events, including Friday night drinks, sporting and charity events, annual balls, family Christmas parties, and an end of year function

  • Meditation

  • Yoga classes

  • Fresh fruit

  • Casual Friday

Current Opportunities –

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