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

Property Investors | Morrison Kent Lawyers

What Labour's Tax Changes Mean For Property Investors

31 May 2021 | Matthew Whimp

As the Labour government seeks to 'cool' the property market, property investors in New Zealand will see an increase in the amount of tax payable, with a significant impact on their rental income and property sale proceeds. 

The Labour government will...

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Understanding Separation and Property Division
14 July 2021 | Debbie Dunbar

Relationships can end despite the best intentions. A difficult separation can often pull children into legal battles and end up in Court arguing over...

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Fixed Term and Periodic Tenancy
13 July 2021 | Jamie Nunns

Landlords and tenants need to understand and comply with various legal obligations set out in the Residential Tenancies Act 1986 and the recent changes...

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How to Divide Relationship Property
9 July 2021 | Olivia Lynch

When a couple separate, one of the common issues they encounter is how to divide up their property. The general rule is that all "relationship property" is...

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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.