Construction is one of the fastest moving sectors in New Zealand and we are one of the country's leading specialist construction teams - working with owners, developers, consultants, contractors and sub-contractors to help them keep pace with the ever changing demands including the inevitable disputes that this dynamic sector throws at them, no matter how big or small.
From contract structure, drafting, negotiation, supply and tender documentation to seasoned dispute resolution services to help you out when it all goes pear shaped, our experienced team has the skills and experience to make sure you’re covered every step of the way.
If you’re looking for down-to-earth, fast thinking lawyers who share your passion for construction and can help take your business or project to the next level in a pragmatic and commercial way, get in touch with a member of the Anthony Harper construction team. The team are also ranked and recommended in the 2017 Chambers and Partners Directory and the Asia Law Profiles Guide.
We are recognised for our industry-specific legal work, including property finance, leveraged finance, agriculture finance, maritime and shipping finance, irrigation schemes (including structuring and public issuer compliance), fisheries and aquaculture finance, aviation finance and retirement village funding.
Anthony Harper’s corporate clients prefer to work with us in their dealings with banks, recognising the significant benefits that come from working with lawyers who are experts in the banking and finance sector.
Our national practice works collaboratively across a number of disciplines including corporate, litigation, insolvency, debt collection, IP and finance to assemble multi-disciplinary teams to meet all your needs and requirements.
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Our advice covers all corporate finance matters from the establishment of new banking arrangements through to compliance, reporting, restructuring and refinancing.
Whether you are growing or transforming your business and seeking finance, dealing with a complex financial dispute or carrying out a merger or acquisition, we can provide specialist, trusted advice and assistance.We've experience across a range of projects including quarrying, roading, sporting facilities, tourism ventures, telecommunications and water.Our team has been part of some of the largest commercial and industrial developments in New Zealand: the building of hospitals, office blocks, and roads, and have helped local bodies with planning, dam and water issues.They trust us not only as legal advisors but as valued business associates.The Guide covers topics ranging from establishing a business, contract law, Overseas Investment Regime to employment law, intellectual property and capital markets.We act for receivers, liquidators, administrators and investigative accountants and advise on terms of appointment and indemnities, the trading prospects of a distressed business, liabilities of directors, security priority issues and the sale of distressed assets and businesses., we work with you every step of the way ensuring that all your problems and potential road blocks are solved quickly and efficiently.