We hear it all the time – the relief people have when they find a lawyer who really understands them.
Our difference is a deep respect and care for our clients, beyond down to earth “straight up” communication. Our lawyers genuinely want to do good for people and the communities in and around Nelson and Westport where we offer legal services. We’re proud to say that we are achieving that and the great feedback spurs us on. We are an all-women, highly qualified, feisty team of lawyers with heart, integrity and great heads for business. It’s a combination that makes our clients feel as all clients should – that they have rock solid support, legally and personally.
NEWS & VIEWS
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The primary and distinctive differencebetween contracting out andrelationship property agreementsrelates to the timing and status of arelationship between two parties. Thedefinition and status of a relationshipas a marriage, de-facto relationship…
With over 34 percent of people in NewZealand renting the property they live in,the passing of the Residential TenanciesAmendment Bill (“the Bill”) has thepotential to significantly impact the tenantand landlord…
Written by Jacqueline So for NZ Lawyer Magazine 14.10.2020 Greta Melvin also believes that lawyers need to be given more incentive to take legal aid cases For Greta Melvin, the best…
Let us do the worrying. That is what we are here for: to make it easy and get it sorted.
Thank you for your work and the great advice that you have given us both. I would highly recommend you to others. Kind regards, Annette MacPherson NZ DipBus, NZIM
Brilliant, thanks for all your help. I've found the service from you guys to be excellent! Really clear, concise and prompt! Many thanks.
I am writing to say what a great firm Stevens Orchard Lawyers is. I have had the sad duty to be the executor for 3 close family members over the last 3 years. None of these wills were easy to navigate and settle. Fractious family members made it tough going. The lawyers I dealt with over all of these and…read more
The lovely Stevens Orchard Team of Ladies are indeed a “highly qualified, feisty team of lawyers with heart, integrity and great heads for business”. It is with some sadness, that we are leaving Westport after 10 years in residence, during which Louise and Jane have assisted us with buying three sections, selling 3 homes, setting up one Family Trust, and…read more
As always, superb service. Thank you. Enjoy your weekend.
We have settled into our new home and have a moment to say Thank You for your good work with reorganising our sales and purchases. We found you to be very organised and clear with your dealings with us. When we get a moment we will call in and thank you personally but wanted to take a moment to do…read more
We just want to say thank you very much for all your hard work in making our dreams come true. We truly appreciate your positive attitude and the fact you never let us give up. Thank you Jane from the bottom of our hearts.
Thank you so much for taking care of all our stress!!! You have done an amazing job.
We are delighted with the service we have received for the settlement of Mum’s estate & with the updating of our legal documents. All have been conducted in a friendly atmosphere with lots of smiles and a genuine caring attitude. We’ve really appreciated your advice, your easy-to-understand explanations of all the detail & the efficient way in which you have…read more
We were thrilled with the service you provided! We were hoping you would be able to represent us again…?
Thank you for your exemplary assistance in this matter and earlier with our Mother’s estate.
Margot was excellent in helping me through a really difficult time for me and my daughter. She was always upbeat and I was impressed with the quality of advice and legal service she gave me in my parenting dispute. Margot walked me through the process and made it easier. Words can’t describe how awesome she has been!
The Committee have asked me to express their thanks for the work that you carried out for us in the purchase of the land. It truly is appreciated.