Business

Are you in business?

Our lawyers have many years’ worth of combined expertise in company and commercial matters. We understand how important your business is to you, and we will strive to make complicated matters straightforward so you can get on with what you do best – growing your venture.

Our lawyers have many years experience in dealing with commercial property transactions. We can assist you with:

  • Buying and selling commercial property
  • Leases
  • Property development matters
  • Subdivisions
  • Building Act requirements

We will help guide you through your commercial property matter and ensure that the process is completed smoothly.

If you have a commercial property issue please contact us today to make an appointment with one of our solicitors who can assist you.

Our lawyers have many years’ experience in company and commercial law matters and we can assist your business at any stage, be it starting up or taking over another organisation.

Our business advice is solid, practical and friendly and we understand the importance business owners place on delivering commercial solutions in a timely manner. We will partner with you to help drive your business forward and meet your commercial goals.

Our commercial expertise includes:

  • Setting up partnerships, companies and joint ventures.
  • Drafting agreements and licences
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Capital raising
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Franchising
  • Liquor licences
  • Selling a business
  • Debt collection

If you need corporate or commercial advice contact us today.

Insolvency and liquidation matters can be complex. We provide high quality advice to banks, receivers, financers, liquidators and businesses dealing with insolvency and debt collection.

We provide assistance in the areas of:

  • Liquidation and insolvency
  • Guarantee claims
  • Debt collection
  • Voidable transactions
  • Mortgagee sales

If you have an insolvency, liquidation or debt collection issue, contact us today to start the process.

Sometimes business situations can reach a point where the two parties involved cannot reach an acceptable agreement on their own. At Hewat Galt, we can advise and assist you through all elements of disputes resolution, including mediation, arbitration, and representation in the disputes tribunal and the courts.

We understand that resolving disputes in a legal manner can be stressful and expensive. Our solicitors work effectively and efficiently to ensure your costs are managed as much as possible.

We can assist with most business disputes including:

  • Landlord and tenant disputes
  • Debt collection
  • Employment disputes
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual property
  • Insolvency and liquidation

If you need legal help with a business dispute call our office and speak to one of our friendly, down to earth solicitors who can help.

At Hewat Galt we provide practical, down to earth advice for our rural clients. We have been based in Southland for many years and understand the often complex needs of the farming community.

We can assist you with all aspects of rural property including:

  • Sale and purchase
  • Subdivision
  • Trust and succession planning
  • Leases
  • Syndicated rural investment

Understanding that your rural property is a major asset, our lawyers will assist you with tax and financial matters pertaining to your land. Our dedicated staff will offer you sound, robust advice concerning some of the more complicated matters related to rural property such as organising trusts, wills and succession planning so you can feel confident that your major personal and financial investment is being managed professionally.

If you would like to speak to one of our lawyers about your rural property matter contact us today.

At Hewat Galt we provide practical, down to earth advice for our rural clients. We have been based in Southland for many years and understand the often complex needs of the farming community.

We can assist you with all aspects of rural property including:

  • Sale and purchase
  • Subdivision
  • Trust and succession planning
  • Leases
  • Syndicated rural investment

Understanding that your rural property is a major asset, our lawyers will assist you with tax and financial matters pertaining to your land. Our dedicated staff will offer you sound, robust advice concerning some of the more complicated matters related to rural property such as organising trusts, wills and succession planning so you can feel confident that your major personal and financial investment is being managed professionally.

If you would like to speak to one of our lawyers about your rural property matter contact us today.

Contact us today to discuss how our expertise can add value to your organisation.