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Cooneys back St Johns project

St John Tauranga will soon move into their brand new $4.5m headquarters and we're proud to have been instrumental in making it happen.


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Property & Development

Developers and first home buyers seek us out. Why? Because we’ve got one of the most experienced property legal teams in the country. With us on your side you’re in the best possible hands.

Construction & Development  |  Subdivisions  |   Rural  |  Property Syndications  |  Residential


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Litigation & Local Government

When life throws you a curveball, let us take care of it for you. We’ll get things sorted as quickly and painlessly as possible so you can carry on with what’s important to you.

Commercial Disputes  |  Mediation & Litigation  |  Employment  |  RMA  |  Local Government


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Corporate & Commercial

If you want a team of experienced, smart-thinking, innovative lawyers working for your business, talk to us. We think outside the square, enjoy a challenge and are equipped to deal with any issues, big or small.

Mergers & Acquisitions  |  Capital Raising  |  Financing  |  Contracting  |  Agribusiness  |  Maori Investment  |  Governance 


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Private Client & Trust

One-size-fits-all? No way! You’ll experience a personalised and tailored service that caters to your unique needs. We also know you’re busy so we’ll put you first and make sure your interests are protected for the long-term.

Trusts  |  Complex Trust Structures  |  Relationship Property  |  Wills  |  Estate Planning  |  Family Disputes  |  Small / Medium Business Advice


Articles & Opinions

So you've decided to build a new home?

With the decision made to go with a new build, you will now be asked to make a...

Update on Employment Law Changes in 2018

The new Labour-led Government recently announced a new Bill that would amend...

5 Things to consider before buying a business

Many people dream of owning their own business and working for themselves but...


Cooneys back St Johns Building project

St John Tauranga will soon move into their brand new headquarters – a...

Mary Hill appointed RMLA Secretary

We are proud to announce that Cooney Lees Morgan Partner Mary Hill has been...

Presentation Partner for TAG

Cooney Lees Morgan has a strong association with Tauranga Art Gallery...

Working with us

We’re always on the lookout for talented people to join us – if you fit the bill please contact us today.


Current Vacancies

Senior Solicitor - Property

The role consists of a range of Property work for our local authority...


Our people

Our full service legal team of over eighty includes some of New Zealand’s sharpest legal minds.


Mar 2018