Commercial Lawyers | Trusts, Wills & Estates

Providing quality legal service through our specialist property, commercial and trust and estate divisions to private clients is the foundation Gillespie Young Watson has been built on.

Commercial Law

When you are entering into commercial arrangements it is imperative that you put in place structures and documents that achieve your intended commercial outcomes. This is the case whether it is a contract for the supply of goods and services, an agreement for sale and purchase of businesses, acquisition of shares, formation of a company, partnership agreements, or any of the myriad of other commercial relationships.

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Property Law

For many people, their house purchase will be the biggest financial transaction and investment of their lives. Many years ago we set up a specialist residential conveyancing division called HomeLegal. It provides a dedicated, differentiated, and high-quality conveyancing service. HomeLegal is now is one of, if not the, leading providers of conveyancing services in the greater Wellington region.

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If you are nearing or have reached retirement, you should have a full review of your affairs. We have designed a review process that ensures your legal affairs are all dealt with and optimised. This covers all of your estate planning, including trusts or wills, and any entitlement you may have to residential care support.

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Trust, Wills & Estates

If you are considering setting up a trust, need to review your affairs in terms of wills and enduring powers of attorney or need assistance with the administration of an estate our specialist trust and estate lawyers can guide you through the complexities of the law.

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