What matters to you?

At Parry Field Lawyers it’s a question we care about. What kind of work is important to you? How do you want your career to progress?

We care about what matters to you because as part of our team – you will matter to us.

What we do

We work with clients to get ‘to the heart of what matters’ to them.  That means we’re by our clients’ sides to understand their needs and provide the best legal options for their circumstances.

  • Our clients are diverse —individuals and organisations, start-ups and established businesses, charitable and for profit.
  • Our client relationships are enduring.  We work hard to find solutions and our focus is on having a positive impact – for our clients, our team as we work together and for the communities that we contribute to.

With four offices, and a team of around 80, your work with us will be varied and exciting. If you would like to be part of a values-based law firm that genuinely nurtures its people, we’d love to hear from you.

Check out any current opportunities below or get in touch with us directly to express interest in any future roles.

My clerkship within the civil litigation team at Parry Field Lawyers consisted of
invaluable experiences and opportunities for professional development. Under the
guidance of experienced partners, I delved into various aspects of civil litigation, and
gained practical skills and insights that I have been able to visit back into my legal

I had the chance to actively participate in litigation discovery, conduct research, and
work on writing legal opinions and memos, where I had the opportunity to apply legal
principles to real-world scenarios. This hands-on experience not only enhanced my
understanding of civil litigation but also honed my attention to detail and critical
thinking skills.

A unique aspect of my clerkship at Parry Field was the close collaboration with
supervising partners received. This close collaboration has taught me the importance of
being able to communicate complex legal concepts in a clear and concise manner,
which I have been able to translate into my legal studies.

Beyond the professional growth opportunities, the environment at Parry Field Lawyers
was both supportive and enjoyable. Regular social activities, including morning teas
and after-work drinks, created a vibrant and inclusive culture where collaboration

In summary, my clerkship experience at Parry Field Lawyers was nothing short of
transformative. I am grateful for the opportunity to have been part of such a dynamic
and enriching team.

“I am continually challenged and supported to be my best. I was involved in real legal work immediately, participating in client meetings and learning from more experienced lawyers. The exposure to a range of interesting and sometimes curly legal issues has been great for my development. I also enjoy collaborating with lawyers from the other teams and offices within Parry Field.”

Vicky joined us in May 2022 after completing her LLB and BA majoring in Classics and English from the University of Canterbury. She’s now working with our Litigation and Disputes Resolution team and says she’s enjoying using her research and problem-solving skills to help clients resolve their issues.

Current career opportunities:

Should you feel you are a good fit for our firm, please email your expressions of interest, attaching your CV and cover letter to: careers@parryfield.com 

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