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Providing a wide range of legal advice to our valued customers since 1906.

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Lewis' is a diverse commercial legal firm. Our philosophy of the business is simple: "To provide practical and innovative solutions to our clients".

Formed in 1906, Lewis' has had an enviable reputation in the New Zealand business sector as an all services law firm, providing sensible advice to corporates, enterprises, businesses and private clients.

Through our networks in New Zealand, the Americas and Asia, our ability to connect emerging opportunities in New Zealand with market leading capability is pushing the frontiers of what can be achieved when we build great things together.Together with clients we are changing the future world for New Zealand business - connecting New Zealand to the World, and the World to New Zealand.


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Employee Share Schemes and the Financial Markets Conduct Act

March 4, 2015
The Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 governs how financial products are created, promoted and sold, and the ongoing responsibilities of those who offer, deal and trade them. The legislation is geared towards protecting investors and their advisors by giving parties the information to make confiden...
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Reviewing consumer contracts: Terms of Trade
February 20, 2015
The government's main legislative changes to the country's consumer law framework are quickly coming into force, signalling time is fast running out for businesses to ensure their consumer contracts are lawfully compliant with the new regime. The new provisions of the Fair Trading Act 1986 in relation to "unfair contract terms" come into force on 17 March 2015 and there may be significant consequences for businesses who don't comply. /blog/


  • Nyriad - Assisting the commercial release of its broadband compressed data storage system. Capital raising is underway for world wide distribution.
  • Tele Data Systems Limited - Led by serial automotive software developer Glenn Thorley, has recently completed a software joint venture with Z energy to launch the fuel-wise driver safety programme.
  • E9 is now part of the Company X stable of businesses, complimenting their software development business with web development and management.
  • Luxeway International Luxury Vacation - Assisting with the launch of its International Luxury Vacation network project in New Zealand.
  • Overseas Manufacturing Plant sale to Methven New Zealand.
  • Oban and Glenburn Forest $18 million sale - Completed a bidding process Oban Forest and Glenburn Forest for its owner.
  • Auckland Apartment Complex - Appointed as sole legal advisor for a well-publicised 25 story, 250 apartment complex in Auckland City.
  • Chilean Large Scale Farm Investment - Completing the sale of the Rimu SA interest.
  • Cambridge Resthaven Trust Board - Provision of Legal Services to Cambridge Resthaven Trust Board for further development of the Retirement Village and the new expansion "The Views on Vogel".
  • Appointed as New Zealand agents for Shanghai investment house for immigration clients.


Lewis' Law prides itself on its experienced staff who have a wide range of specialist areas and skills. Between the partners and associates, Lewis' has over 60 years experience in property development, commercial real estates, agri business, commercial law, forestry, intellectual property, retirement and elder care, tax, resource management, property and property development. Lewis' works with all sizes of organisations and advises a wide range of businesses throughout the primary sector.