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Our lawyers and legal executives have a broad range of commercial experience and expertise which allows us to act as the primary adviser to many new and successfully established businesses throughout the Waitaki and the country.

We aim to provide you with commercially relevant, pragmatic and proactive advice which we tailor to suit your specific needs and goals. We can assist you with a full range of commercial services from everyday transactional work to complex restructures and joint ventures. We are also able to advise consumers, businesses and parties to commercial contracts on their rights, remedies and obligations under all relevant commercial legislation including the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993, the Fair Trading Act 1986, the Sale of Goods Act 1908, the Contractual Remedies Act 1979 and the Commerce Act 1986.

Our service includes:

  • Finance including borrowing and security documentation
  • Commercial leases
  • Sale and purchase of a business
  • Ordering and advising on commercial LIMs
  • Terms of trade
  • Company incorporation
  • Sale and purchase of shares
  • Shareholding restructures
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Joint venture syndicates
  • Refinancing
  • Advice as to director and shareholder rights and obligations
  • Business structure and operation