New Zealand’s construction industry has a number of unique statutory and regulatory requirements that require specialist legal knowledge and expertise.



With years of hands-on experience in construction-related disputes as well as contracting and compliance issues, our team can provide comprehensive legal advice on all aspects of the construction industry with a focus on achieving workable and cost-effective outcomes.

Our expertise includes:

  • Negotiating and reviewing construction contracts
  • Claims and proceedings under the Construction Contracts Act
  • Acting for clients involved in leaky building claims including participation at WHRS mediations and adjudications
  • Acting for clients involved in construction claims in the courts and at arbitration
  • Assisting clients with debt recovery and best practice including developing terms and conditions of trade and compliance with the Building Act