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.

Gifting: What should I do with the debt still owing to me by my family trust?

Thursday, 30 April, 2015
Author: Geraldine Austin

It has now been more than 3 years since the Government abolished gift duty. If you are still considering what to do with the debt owed to you by your family trust, this article discusses the options available to you.

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Harkness Henry Promotions

Wednesday, 1 April, 2015

Harkness Henry has promoted one new Associate and two new Senior Associates:

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Indemnities to Employees

Tuesday, 31 March, 2015
Author: Paul Middlemiss

Employment Agreements sometimes contain indemnities from the employer for liabilities the employee incurs in the course of performing his or her duties as employee. Such an indemnity can also be implied by law, if the employment agreement does not contain an explicit indemnity. However there are some issues that can affect the enforceability of these.

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