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Our Practice Areas

Our practice Areas

We practice in most areas of general law, including but not limited to the following: 

Trust & Estate Law

  • General and Enduring Powers of Attorney (including those for Personal Care & Welfare and Property);
  • Family Trusts (including formation, administration, variations and distribution);
  • Estate/succession planning;
  • Elder law;
  • Will preparation;
  • Estate administration (obtaining probate & letters of administration and estate distribution).

Family & Relationship Property

  • Relationship Property Agreements (including s 21 Contracting Out Agreements);
  • Separation Agreements;
  • Family arrangement and property sharing agreements;

Property Law, Maori Land Law & Related Matters

  • Residential, rural and commercial property transactions;
  • First home purchases utilising the KiwiSaver and Homestart grants;
  • Mortgages, re-mortgages and reverse equity loans;
  • Licences to occupy;
  • Subdivisions, cross leases, update of cross lease plans and conversions to freehold title;
  • Kainga Whenua loan scheme;
  • Commercial lease arrangements;
  • Property sharing, occupation and associated agreements.

Employment, Commercial & Franchise Law

  • Employment contract/agreements, redundancy and dismissal;
  • Franchise agreements;
  • Company and commercial law.

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