Harkness Henry, specialist lawyers based in Hamilton

Our partners and lawyers provide specialist advice throughout New Zealand.

Harkness Henry is recognised as a leading law firm, located centrally in Hamilton.

We are a firm of specialists. Our clients receive advice from experts in their fields, not general practitioners. We recruit, invest in and retain talented people to support this approach.

Our lawyers specialise in one or more of the following areas:

We provide our clients with practical solutions to legal and commercial problems.

Considering purchasing a cross lease property?

Friday, 4 December, 2015
Author: Annette Edwards

If you are considering purchasing a cross lease property, then it is important to understand what the term “cross lease” means, and what the issues are when purchasing a cross lease property. This article provides an explanation of what a cross lease property is, an overview of cross lease terms, and issues regarding insurance.

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Legal Capacity

Monday, 16 November, 2015
Author: Jillene Peters

When you make a will or enduring powers of attorney, or when you revoke enduring powers of attorney, you must be mentally capable at the time of signing the document or documents in order that the documents are valid. This article looks at what it means to be “mentally capable”, for the purposes of making a will or revoking or making enduring powers of attorney.

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