Partner Alan Knowsley was again a contributor to the World Justice Project which measures countries for their adherence to the rule of law in aspects of civil and criminal matters such as access to open government, justice, lack of corruption, delays, security, crime levels etc. The full 2020 report is available here:


New Zealand’s ranking was again consistently high in all areas rating 1 to 2 in the region for topics and in the top ranks worldwide.

If you are a New Zealand Super Gold Card Holder (Australian Senior Cards do not qualify) we will give you a 75% discount off our initial 1 hour consultation fee. We will also give you a 17.5% discount off the first matter we handle for you and then 12.5 % off any subsequent matters for you.  These discounts relate to your personal matters only (i.e. not business or organisational matters).