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Our dedicated team, led by principals John McCardle and Nikki Coulston, has built a reputation for providing quality service and delivering real results. Our legal professionals are passionate about what they do and work alongside a talented team of support and administration staff.



Our strength is our broad-ranging legal experience that gives us the ability to match clients with the right mix of legal skills for their particular needs. Our legal services and expertise, combined with our personal approach and community awareness enables us to make a positive difference to clients and our community.

Latest Publications


Fineprint is our NZ Law flagship publication. Each issue contains articles on Wills, Trusts, Business Law, Dispute Resolution, Family Law, Rural Issues and other topical legal issues that may be of interest.


Covering in-depth business law issues, this newsletter is for those with an interest in business law topics and our commercial clients. In between editions, and if the need arises, we may also publish an e-Flash which updates readers on time-sensitive business law matters.

TRUST eSpeaking

Trust eSpeaking covers stories of interest to trustees and professionals advising on asset protection and trusts, and also includes commentary on recent case law.

PROPERTY eSpeaking

For property (both residential and commercial) clients, property investors, owners and other property professionals this newsletter will keep you abreast of current property issues. It also includes commentary on recent cases.

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