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.


Being nimble – The Future of Employment Law for SMEs

Being Nimble – The Future of Employment Law for SMEs

11 November 2020 | Tess von Dadelszen

In the wake of Covid-19 lockdown(s), and the Labour Government’s intention to further increase the minimum wage, double sick leave entitlements, and introduce fair pay agreements, some SMEs (and larger businesses) have been left reeling and wondering how...

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Q&A - Ask an employment lawyer
27 January 2021 | Tess von Dadelszen

The team at Morrison Kent have partnered with JUNO Investing to answers your legal questions. This month, it’s employment issues.

Ask an Expert with...

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The importance of storing your will with your lawyer
20 January 2021 | Jenny Lowe

Applying for probate of a will is often more complex than expected. An issue that comes up in our applications, time and time again, is where something has...

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Tips to get employment law systems and documents sorted for 2021
14 January 2021 | Tess von Dadelszen

Top tips to get your employment law systems and documents sorted for 2021

We’ve noticed that for many, 2020’s Covid-19 concerns, lockdown(s), Wage...

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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


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


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.