Our specialist commercial lawyers act for a large number of new and established Waikato and New Zealand businesses. Our focus is on relationship and getting to grips with our clients’ business so we can provide practical and tailored legal advice for their particular circumstances.
Our specialist team provides expert legal advice on a wide range of commercial issues, including:
The sale and purchase of businesses and property
Commercial and business contracts including distribution and franchise agreements
The Supreme Court has recently reviewed the law relating to director’s duties making it clear that trading while insolvent will amount to a breach of a director’s duties even if a director believes that continued trading may benefit the company’s creditors as a whole: Madsen-Ries and Levin as Liquidators of Debut Homes Limited (in liquidation) v Cooper  NZSC 100.