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Dispute resolution

Managing disputes can be time-consuming and uncertain. As disputes are sometimes unavoidable, you need to know that the risks will be managed effectively, commercially, and efficiently. Kensington Swan is recognised as having one of New Zealand’s highest quality dispute resolution teams. We have the resources to deal with the largest of disputes, while being able to ensure quality, cost-effective solution for disputes of all sizes. Our lawyers are skilled mediators as well as litigators, offering alternative dispute resolution as well as traditional litigation. With experience in some of New Zealand’s largest and most complex litigation, we deliver effective results in ‘bet-the-company’ situations.

Commercial litigation

Commercial and regulatory disputes can be complex, time consuming and costly. Organisations need advisers who can combine the highest quality legal advice with a practical cost-effective approach. More >>

Construction dispute management

Successful management of construction disputes calls for strategies that produce time-efficient and cost-effective outcomes. Kensington Swan boasts New Zealand’s largest and most experienced building and construction dispute team. We act for local and international parties, including government, statutory bodies and territorial authorities, principals, consultants, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and insurers. Our depth of experience in the construction industry gives us a good understanding of the key players, and just as importantly, their dispute resolution strategies. More >>

Debt Recovery

Kensington Swan’s debt recovery services can minimise the costs to your business by assisting with the quick and efficient recovery of your debtors ledger. More >>

Domain name law and disputes

Domain names are valuable assets and Kensington Swan has extensive experience in their protection and recovery. A protection strategy is essential for your brand and we advise on the most suitable approach for your business. More >>

Employment dispute resolution

Quick resolution of employment disputes is the key to minimising their cost and impact on your business. Our team is accessible and highly responsive. We understand the commercial and strategic drivers you need to consider when deciding to defend or settle a claim. More >>

Enforcement of IP rights

Kensington Swan is a market-leading specialist in IP rights enforcement and dispute resolution. Our team advises on infringement of IP rights, including trade marks, copyright and patents, passing off, and issues arising under the Fair Trading Act. More >>

Property dispute resolution

Property litigation can cover a wide range of issues, requiring expertise across many aspects of the law. We are experts in conducting property-related litigation efficiently and effectively to save you time and money. More >>

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Government supports regulation of insolvency practitioners

01 Dec 2016 Corporate and commercial law, Insolvency and restructuring, Banking and finance, Construction and infrastructure, Dispute resolution, Financial markets

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