These cases have been against generally well resourced parties represented by the major national law firms, specialist boutiques and often by senior counsel.
We have well developed systems and resources to take on any commercial dispute and have particular expertise in the following areas listed below:
Within both the law sector and construction industry, Parker & Associates has proven competence with building defect and leaky building litigation. Resolving claims for apartment owners, individual home owners and commercial property owners has been one of our core strengths since 2001.
In New Zealand, there is no direct equivalent to the US-style class action. However, there are a few procedures by which collective or representative actions can be brought before our courts. Parker & Associates is one of only a handful of law firms that specialise in bringing them to court.
Parker & Associates can assist any type of business in any industry sector. We have successfully acted on both sides of commercial litigation, plaintiff and defendant, and for cases that extend into international jurisdictions.
The Parker & Associates team is widely recognised in New Zealand for its expertise in relation to dispute resolution, particularly involving the construction sector and class actions.
Employment law is never dull: it’s very dynamic, specialised, and subject to regular legislative and case law developments, as employers are often at the forefront of social changes. Parker & Associates has been an employment law specialist since our inception two decades ago.
Parker & Associates has been acting for New Zealand and international insurers since our firm was established in 2001. We have a number of insurance law specialists within our team and a track record of assisting leading New Zealand insurers with all aspects of insurance litigation and claims handling
Property law can be complex, leading to drawn-out negotiations and court actions. When you work with us, you can expect pragmatic legal advice and action that looks after your best interests. We know how to step around the pitfalls of property litigation to achieve a desirable outcome in the shortest possible time.
We regularly act for farmers and agribusiness-related clients, generally referred to us by practitioners in rural areas. We understand the practical and business issues faced by those practitioners and their clients.
Body corporate committees and body corporate service companies often need legal advice related to body corporate rules, the Unit Titles Act 2010, body corporate disputes, Section 74 schemes and payment of levies from body corporate members.