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AWS Legal has been at the forefront of legal advice in Southland for more than 130 years.
As advisors in a dynamic environment, our progressive culture and ability to embrace change is vital in all our areas of legal practice.
Our solicitors are recognised as among the best in their fields, both in the skills that they offer and the working relationships they foster, providing legal advice that is second to none.
Our areas of legal expertise include Rural Law, Business Law, Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning,Civil Litigation, Family Law, Dispute Management and Resolution, Employment Law and Property Law.
Our offices in Invercargill, Winton, Queenstown, Alexandra, Cromwell, Te Anau, Gore, and Christchurch mean we’re always close at hand for clients, and are one of the South Island’s largest and most highly-regarded practices.

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16th September 2021
MIQ changes and further availability announced 15 September The Government announced on Wednesday 15 September 2021 changes to New Zealand’s MIQ... Read More
25th June 2021
Thank you to those who attended our recent seminar for rural drinking water suppliers on the Water Services Bill. For those who couldn’t make it, you... Read More
23rd June 2021
A lot has happened in employment law over the last few months.  We have written this consolidated article to assist employers and employees in... Read More
14th May 2021
Purchasing a property with family or friends? Here are some things to consider   With the rise in house prices in New Zealand (according to REINZ... Read More