Our Agribusiness team has a wealth of experience in dealing with the full range of legal issues affecting those in the agricultural industries.

Being based in the South Island, we know that farming isn’t just a business, but a way of life. Our local history has ensured we are experienced in dealing with the issues facing those within the industry, and we are well-placed to help you get the legal side of your business squared away so you can focus on the job at hand.

Our clients operate across the full array of the agricultural sector, from high country to dairy farming, intensive horticulture and cropping through to forestry.

Our agribusiness team is well-practised in the dairy industry. We can help you with a range of issues such as dairy conversion assessments, the associated matters of environmental law and sustainability, through to resource issues regarding effluent and irrigation management under the Resource Management Act.

With regard to rural property-related issues, we can provide expert legal advice on issues such as matters surrounding succession planning, tenure review, as well as helping to secure pastoral and renewable leases. Our lawyers can help you with subdivisions and regional zoning regulations as well as resolving land disputes through mediation or court action.

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