Terms and conditions

Read the terms and conditions to know what are your lawyer’s duties to you, what you can expect from your lawyer and what you agree to when you instruct a lawyer.  This includes information from the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006 that is relevant and useful for you.

It includes:

  • The ways in which you can instruct your lawyer
  • What you can expect from your lawyer regarding the standard of work performed and their obligations to you
  • Privacy and confidentiality, and avoiding conflicts of interest
  • Payment of fees and how fees are calculated
  • How your documents are handled
  • What to do if you have a complaint
  • Trust account information
  • Information for clients from the Rules of Conduct and Client Care for Lawyers of the New Zealand Law Society.