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Brent Kelly Law is a boutique law firm based in Te Awamutu. Serving our clients throughout the Waikato and beyond, we have a proven track record providing responsive, affordable and expert legal advice on a range of issues. We specialise in property law, commercial law, rural law, succession planning, elder law, trust and estate law. Working to understand you and your needs, we are with you every step of the way through your major life events. 

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Our knowledgeable team has depth and breadth of expertise across a number of disciplines and industries.  

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Are You Up to Speed with the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020?

Phase 1 changes related to the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020 came into force on 12 August 2020, affecting both tenants and landlords. In this article, we recap the key changes. If you’reRead more

Healthy Waterways – what does the policy mean for you?

The Government’s new Action for Healthy Waterways Package, announced 28 May, is aimed at introducing new policy in July 2020, to protect New Zealand’s waterways. Here we look at what it will meanRead more

Feels Like Home

Relocating back to New Zealand, Cameron Gray and fiancé Emma were looking for a place to call home. They called on the help of Brent Kelly Law Director Alex McIvor, who helped navigate them throughRead more

Priya goes out of her way

It’s easy to see why Brent Kelly Law Associate Priya Takhar is popular with both her clients and team members. Well liked by everyone, she goes the extra mile to get the job done. In this profileRead more

Boardroom for hire

We have a boardroom space available for hire on a casual basis at our office, for $45 per hour (incl GST).  The address is 25 Market Street, Te Awamutu. Table seats 10WifiAir conditioningBathroomRead more

LVR changes - how will they affect me?

The New Zealand LVR (Loan Value Ratio) restrictions have recently been removed. In this blog post, we look at what the changes mean for you, whether you’re a first home buyer, existing homeowner orRead more

Coronavirus - Brent Kelly Law Policy - Updated 18 May 2020

At Brent Kelly Law, we have put a number of precautions in place to ensure both our staff and visitors' safety during the ongoing COVID-19 situation.  Under the Level 2 Alert Level, as of Monday 18 Read more

Problem Solving Pam

Senior Legal Executive Pam Roberts loves a good puzzle. It’s why she gets such a kick out of solving problems for her clients, whether it’s for their properties, subdivisions, estates or whateverRead more

Are we a Trustee of your Trust?

Is Brent Kelly Law a Trustee on your Trust? Some of our clients’ Trusts have a Brent Kelly Law team member listed as a Trustee. In light of these upcoming law changes, our policy on acting as aRead more

Trust Law is Changing

Are you a trustee of a trust? Are we a Trustee of your Trust? From 30 January 2021, New Zealand trust law is changing. There are key duties all trustees must be aware of. There are also some changes Read more

Property Purchase a Breeze with Priya

When local couple Lisa and Freddie Fisher needed a lawyer for their new home purchase, Brent Kelly Law Senior Solicitor Priya Takhar made it a breeze.  Husband and wife team Lisa and Freddie runRead more

Farm transactions with M-Bovis

M. bovis continues to be a real concern. If you are thinking of buying or selling rural land, it’s important that you consider adding into the sale and purchase agreement certain clauses thatRead more

What are our clients saying?

“You've been with us through some key changes; selling our first home, purchasing another,
starting a family and setting up our wills, enduring power of attorney and family trust.
You have our back, whatever we need” 

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