Our business team provides reliable, shrewd, accurate advice for clients making important business decisions in the modern world.


I have been extremely impressed in all of my dealings with Cavell Leitch. The business team are true specialists in their field and display a blend of expertise, outstanding service and personal warmth that is rare in most lawyers. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone.

Some of our recent projects have included:

Advising around the creation of an on-line casino.

Franchising a nationwide food retail business.

Providing framework and lending advice around restructuring a multi-million dollar family investment portfolio.

Providing IP and ideal structure advice around a new retail business.

Resolving a difficult minority shareholder situation that had completely hamstrung the business operations.

Joint Venture between two of Canterbury's largest building companies produce factory-built homes in big numbers.

Areas of

Business Team


Senior Associates


Legal Secretaries

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