Private client

We help high net wealth individuals, settlors and trustees of private, commercial and Māori land trusts, privately owned businesses, charities and not-for-profit entities on a wide range of legal issues.

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What EY Law can do for you

We provide integrated, multi-disciplinary approach to EY Law clients by working in close collaboration with EY’s service lines.

  • Private clients and trusts

    EY Law services include:

    • Designing and supporting implementation of asset protection structures and succession plans for successful individuals and their families
    • Reviewing existing trust structures and assisting with variations, resettlements and winding up of trusts
    • Drafting and interpreting trust deeds and associated documents
    • Advising trustees on their powers, duties, obligations and providing trustee training
    • Advising on trust issues arising in any context (family, commercial, transactional)
  • Charities, not for profits and Māori entities

    EY Law services include:

    • Helping establish, merge and wind up charities and other not-for-profit entities
    • Advising charities and not-for-profit entities on constitutional and operational matters
    • Advising a variety of Māori entities
    • Providing general charity law advice
  • Corporate & commercial

    EY Law services include:

    • Helping with business succession planning
    • Advising on corporate structuring, restructuring, acquisitions and divestments, and other shareholder arrangements
    • Advising on corporate governance matters
    • Assisting with contract negotiation and other commercial law issues

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EY Law Limited is an EY member firm based in New Zealand and operating globally, leveraging the EY network.