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Whether you require assistance with a personal or business matter, we can provide you with exceptional guidance and representation. McVeagh Fleming is a full-service law firm with a 100-year history delivering legal services in Auckland, with three offices, in the Auckland CBD, Albany and Manukau.

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May 2024

My Ex is hiding assets from me, what can I do?

At the end of a relationship, both parties must fully disclose their assets and liabilities to divide their property fairly. If one party withholds information, reaching a fair agreement becomes difficult, and any agreement made could be challenged and possibly overturned later.
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May 2024

Restructures

Whether you're an employer seeking compliance or an employee seeking clarity, this article offers invaluable insights to navigate the process effectively.
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May 2024

Exceptions to equal sharing of relationship property

Upon separation, it's usually assumed that relationship property will be divided equally unless there's a prenuptial or premarital agreement. However, if there are special circumstances where equal division isn't fair, the court might order a different division to ensure fairness and justice.
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May 2024

Winding up your Family Trust

With recent changes in tax regulations, increased compliance obligations, and rising administrative costs, what used to be relatively simple is suddenly complicated, time-consuming, and expensive. Is it time to simplify your life and wind the damn thing up?
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Important announcements

Supreme Court Win

In a notable legal case, Peter Fuscic of McVeagh Fleming, along with with Andrew Butler KC, represented Mohan Daya in a matter before the Supreme Court of New Zealand. The outcome of this case is a commendable result from McVeagh Fleming -  achieving a favourable result for this client in complex legal matters before the highest court in New Zealand.

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Top Results in 2024 Family & Relationship Property Law Rankings

McVeagh Fleming has received Top Results in the 'Family & Relationship Property Law Doyle's Guide 2024 Rankings' released today. McVeagh Fleming not only ranked highly as a firm, but Alissa Bell, our partner and chair, rightfully earned a place in the prestigious 'preeminent' category. In addition, Anna Carbon was given personal recognition in the ‘Family & Relationship Property Law Rising Star’ category.

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Latest internal promotions

We are delighted to share some exciting news with you all! Please join us in congratulating Ernie Ford and Rachel Xie on their well-deserved promotions to Senior Solicitors.

Ernie Ford has been promoted to Senior Solicitor for Commercial Property in Manukau, while Rachel Xie has been promoted to Senior Solicitor for Commercial Property in Albany.

🎉 Congratulations, Ernie and Rachel!

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Maree Adams brings her Queenstown property expertise to McVeagh Fleming partnership

We are pleased to share Maree Adams’ promotion to Partner at our Auckland CBD office. After more than three decades living in Otago, latterly Queenstown, Maree’s southern property expertise strengthens the firm’s well-established property practice and expands its general practice offering, too.

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