Cooney Lees Morgan update on COVID-19

The rapid spread of COVID-19 around the globe is of concern to us all. We’d like to briefly update you on how Cooney Lees Morgan is responding to the current situation.

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2019 Summer Clerks

Every year we welcome one or two law students to Cooney Lees Morgan during their university summer break – but this year we’ve recruited five to help foster the next generation of talent.


A First-Home Buyers' Market?

Predictions are rolling in that a suite of affordable homes are likely to hit the market post Covid-19 lockdown.


Murray Humbled By Export Honour

Growers, post-harvest operators and exporters are all key clients at Cooney Lees Morgan and we’re delighted one of our own has been recognised for his significant contribution to New Zealand’s export industry.


Ready for a career move?

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


Practice Group

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

Review of Proposed Settings for the NZ Emissions Trading Scheme. Will it create a functioning ETS?

With the release of the proposed settings for the NZ Emissions Trading Scheme...

First Home Purchase Funding - What you need to know

The government announced that effective from 1 October 2019, some changes came...


The outbreak and spread of coronavirus (Covid-19) has largely been contained in...


Cooney Lees Morgan update on COVID-19

As we are now in Level 2 we wish to update you all on the service level Cooney...

Busy Summer Ahead For Law Students

Every year we welcome one or two law students to Cooney Lees Morgan during...

Mary Hill Elected RMLA President

Cooney Lees Morgan Partner Mary Hill has just been elected President of the...

Working with us

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


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Our people

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


May 2020