davenports

law

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

  

Our purpose.

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

 

  

Expertise.

Trust Law.

Asset and estate planning can often be complex and emotional. As families and circumstances change, so does the need to regularly review and update the structures and documentation in place.

Commercial Law.

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

Property Law.

Not all property transactions are the same but it is important to us that every client receives the same efficient and practical advice customised to their particular conveyance.

Employment Law.

We provide a broad range of employment law services and are focused on providing strategic, pragmatic and cost-effective advice to employers.

Articles.

Check the chattels list.

Emma inherited a small investment property from her parents approximately five years ago. The property was tenanted by long-term tenants who had lived in the property for over...

Giving guarantees.

Lily and Noel wanted to buy their first home, but their bank told them they wouldn’t give them a loan unless they had someone else guarantee their borrowings...

Talking trusts: Rose & Alister.

Rose and Alister had both been married before and had children from their previous marriages. However, they had been together for nearly 15 years and considered all of...

Testimonials.

"My husband and I have worked with Davenports Law for many years. In both our personal and trust affairs, the staff have always been very professional, knowledgeable, friendly and approachable. It is our pleasure to highly recommend Davenports Law to anyone looking for a proficient, skilled, up-to-date law firm."

Natalie Turner

"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

"Davenports Law has helped us a lot through our different entities over the years and offers a wealth of knowledge and expertise as well as having great people to work with across different fields either in personal or business applications."

Bruce Millar - Matrix 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

“You expect your lawyer to be professional and an expert in their field, but when you work with the team at Davenports Law, you know they have taken the time to get to know you and make sure you understand what is the best way to proceed for your situation.”

Kathryn Dunn - Spruik