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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.

"A truly professional and caring team who will deliver the best quality service to get a result that is in their clients best interest"

Peter Wharton

“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

“We’ve found Tamiko to be a consummate professional. She was responsive, friendly and extremely knowledgeable during the process of the sale of our existing and the purchase of our new homes. We would be happy to recommend her, and your practice to anyone.” 

Heinrich and Marleen Frauendorf

"The team at Davenports Law are extremely professional and a pleasure to deal with. They have assisted our business across a range of legal matters (HR, Health & Safety, Contracts, Employment Law) and also provided assistance on Trust Law. Everyone I have interacted with has been very thorough and the follow up is always excellent."

Natasha Bourke - Skin Health Experts

"Tammy and the team at Davenports were fantastic to deal with when I was setting up my trust. Not only did they make me and my family feel really welcome, but they took the time to explain the more complicated aspects of trust law in a way that I found easy to understand."

Sam & Pia