Chen Palmer is a highly successful law firm specialising in public and employment law. We have won the New Zealand Law Award for Best Public Law Firm in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2013. Runner-up for 2012 best public law.

From time to time we advertise our vacancies here. ¬†It is Chen Palmer’s preference¬†that all candidates for employment apply directly to Chen Palmer and not through recruitment companies or advisers.

Our people have the following attributes:

  • Experience in providing public law and public policy advice;
  • Experience working in the Beehive, Parliament or Government agencies, and/or private law practice;
  • The ability to interact confidently, and to build relationships with clients;
  • The ability to set high standards for themselves, and always seek to achieve those standards;
  • Clear and concise writing skills; and
  • A passion for public law and policy.