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davenports

law

Crafted legal advice tailored for every client through a seamless process of collaboration and guidance.

  

Our purpose.

We empower our clients with relevant, tailored advice along with ongoing legal support to achieve peace of mind and confidence with decision making.

 

  

Expertise.

Trust Law.

Asset and estate planning can be complex and emotional. As families and circumstances change, the structures and documentation in place need to be regularly reviewed and updated.

Property Law.

No two property transactions are the same, yet every client receives the same efficient and practical advice customised to their particular conveyance.

Commercial Law.

Our commercial team understands how business works in New Zealand and we are focused on practical and workable solutions for your business.

Articles.

Importance of an independent trustee.

Although there is no legal requirement for a New Zealand trust to have an independent trustee, it is a good idea to consider one for your trust. An independent trustee is an impartial...

Consulting lawyers prior to entering into agreements.

Buying or selling properties can be stressful. Whether you are buying or selling a property, your lawyer should be your first point of contact for several reasons. 

Top tips for buying a business.

Buying a business can be complicated. It's so important to gain a complete understanding of the process and to have someone on your side to help identify potential risks and ...

Testimonials.

"From the first contact to the last email Davenports made our experience a pleasure, not only helpful and informative but efficient with competitive rates. The staff were all lovely to deal with and I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone. Keep up the great work!"

Amie Bunt

"After searching the internet for a local lawyer we have found Davenports Law to be extremely professional, helpful, great customer service and follow up. I highly recommend to others to choose Davenports for all their legal requirements."

Leon and Amy Seargeant

“Have accessed the talent at Davenports for years now and always receive prompt, efficient and accurate guidance with a smile. Great value service provided with a personal touch. They are BIG enough to cover all legal aspects required but small enough to make me feel unique...well done team!”

The Richmond Mallory Trust

“Feeling very nervous about the mediation, I shouldn’t have worried. They had my back completely and made me so comfortable, that I actually remembered most of what I should have. Not normal for me in these circumstances. Thanks guys. You are outstanding in your field.”

Gayle Aspden

"An absolute pleasure to deal with all the guys at Davenports. There is a specialist in all areas and always with a fast response. The only law firm we would ever use."

Dan Wright