Corporate and Commercial

We have experience in commercial and corporate law. Our experience includes:

  • Preparation and review of all related agreements and documents including; confidentiality agreements, franchise agreements, licensing, sale/purchase of business, partnerships and variations 

  • Full end to end project experience including procurement, tendering and negotiations

  • Property investment and joint ventures

  • Major commercial projects

  • Multi stakeholder negotiations and agreements


Our experience includes working alongside business owners, creditors/debtors, buyers and sellers as well as investors.  
We are able to represent you in all aspects of insolvency and bankruptcy providing services in:

  • Recovery of impaired indebtedness
  • Liquidations
  • Receiverships
  • Business/Debt restructuring
  • Insolvency litigation
  • Transactional and tax advice
  • Negotiated settlements


We advise clients on all aspects of finance.  We provide:

  • Advice and document lending facilities and securities
  • Advice on corporate financial matters
  • Preparation and review of complex loan/security documentation
  • Security advice and enforcement
  • Debt recovery

Private Client Services

Our Private Client Services are extensive and include:

  • Family Arrangements
  • Financial/Asset disputes
  • Deceased estate claims
  • Preparation and regular review of Wills 
  • Enduring Power of Attorney
  • Trusts


Our Property services include both the private and public sectors:

  • Preparation and review of agreements including; leases, mortgages, securities, caveats
  • Undertaking due diligence for both land and business
  • Acquisition and disposal
  • Developments
  • Subdivisions
  • Overseas investment

Resource Management

We have extensive experience in the application of the Resource Management Act (RMA) within New Zealand. We understand the complexities surrounding it and other applicable environmental legislation.  We are able to advise on all aspects including:

  • Consents and planning process
  • Lodging of submissions
  • Issues surrounding coastal and land use
  • Air and Water concerns


We provide assistance with the application and enforcement of Securities and have extensive knowledge of the Personal Property Securities Act and the use of the register. 

Trusts and Asset Protection

A broad range of services are provided to our clients within the Trusts and Asset Protection field.  We maintain long lasting relationships and work alongside our clients to ensure their assets are always protected.  Legal advice pertaining to trusts and assets includes:

  • Setting up and ongoing administration of Trusts; charitable and family
  • Protection of wealth
  • Family succession plans