Business & Commercial

Our commercial team is dedicated to providing cost conscious and reliable services to our clients.  They are easy to do business with, responsive to their clients' needs, care about their clients' needs and have a good rapport with clients.  They have developed a high quality legal expertise in these areas of law.  They are commercially orientated and will do what is right for you.

Conveyancing

Our conveyancing team will meet all your needs in all property transactional work. You can feel secure that when our team does your conveyancing that you will be well looked after and your transaction will be secure and sure.

They have a "no surprise" cost policy with all costs explained up front.  The team is reliable, responsive to your needs and they do care about you.

Debt Recovery

Whether you are seeking to recover a debt or someone is making a claim against you, we are specialists.  Out team of litigators can help you identify the issues, navigate the courts and give you the right advice, no matter on which side of the equation you find yourself.

Employment

Ian Connor and Elizabeth McDonald have had considerable experience between them in this complex and active area of law.  With the new workplace law changes being debated, it is wise to get legal advice both before employing someone and before terminating an employee's services so that you know where you stand legally.  Likewise, if you are an employee who has been wrongfully terminated we can help you get what you are entitled to.

Franchising

Our franchise team:
• are reliable, easy to do business with, responsive and cost-conscious
• understands your needs
• has the relevant legal expertise
• will get you access to the right people
• is appreciative of your custom and care about you.

Insurance Claims

Any dispute that arises with, or is likely to arise with, your insurance claim should be carefully handled early on.  You should get legal advice before you commit yourself to anything the insurer may suggest.  This is imperative to preserve your rights under any policy.

Litigation

Our litigation team covers all aspects of civil litigation, debt collecting, employment law, insurance claims and claims for negligence.  Litigation is a very specialised area of law and our lawyers will do whatever they can to assist you in your needs.  Whether you are being sued or suing someone, they will provide you with a cost conscious way to reliably and commercially deal with your problems.

Local Government

Brian Phillips heads our team in this area.  He is a qualified town planner and solicitor.  He is caring and responsive to clients' needs and has a good rapport with other town planners and experts often used in these areas of law.  He understands your problem and will act accordingly to help you in a cost effective manner.  Brian has extensive experience in the Land & Environment Court