A good lawyer-client relationship begins with good communication.

Helping you understand the law is an important part of what we do. We appreciate that the language of law isn’t always user-friendly. With us, you can expect communication that is effective and easy to understand.

Get exactly the expertise level you need – no more, no less.

We are very well resourced, which is a big advantage because it means we can offer you excellent value for money. In the legal profession, that means paying only for the level of expertise you need. Our philosophy is that long term client relationships are built on value.

Seeing what isn’t there, as well as what is.

Lawyers are not created equal; some are definitely better than others. At Morrison Kent Lawyers, our hiring policy insists on better. This means our lawyers consider the unseen as well as the obvious. We have the experience to identify cost-effective and creative solutions.

The response you want in the time frame you require.

We understand that sometimes you need to move quickly. For this reason, we will make time available when you need it.

News

Why you should get a prenup | Morrison Kent Lawyers

Why You Should Get A Prenup

29 October 2021 | Debbie Dunbar

The general rule applying to property division between couples is that once you have been in a qualifying relationship (de facto, marriage or civil union) for three years or more, all relationship property should be equally divided in the event of...

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How to use KiwiSaver to buy a home
3 December 2021 | Sarah Wild

Purchasing your first home can be a minefield of talking to banks, mortgage brokers, real estate agents, builders and lawyers. You may be using funding from...

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Q&A - Who gets to keep the house?
17 November 2021 | Debbie Dunbar

Are you considering a divorce or separating from your spouse or partner? Separation is a challenging time, often fraught with tension.

Along with the...

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Q&A - How do we postpone AGMs and vote electronically in the time of Covid?
5 November 2021 | Curtis Bidois

The Government has reintroduced COVID-19 response legislation to temporarily ease administrative burdens on private entities. This includes changes to...

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Our expertise

Explore our areas of specialisation. If you don’t see what you need or are not sure what kind of legal advice or assistance you’re looking for, don’t hesitate to pick up the phone and talk to us.

Who we work with

Individuals & families

We provide legal services for you and your family throughout all stages of life.

Small-to-medium businesses

Talk to us about service contracts, employment matters, company structuring, compliance, finance, sales and acquisitions, litigation and other areas of law related to business.

Large businesses & corporations

We can provide industry-specific legal services that support every aspect of your organisation.

Working with Iwi

Iwi

We assist iwi, hapu & whānau in all areas of law from Māori Land Court, business structures & land development, governance & everything in between.

Government

Morrison Kent acts for a number of government agencies and can provide advice to all areas of government, both local and central.

Contact our expert lawyers today for advice and guidance.

Need expert advice?

We can help. At Morrison Kent, our experts have the knowledge and expertise in a wide range of areas and you can expect clear communication and prompt action when needed.