Ayres Legal Client Agreement

This agreement is between Ayres Legal and you, the client. The terms of this agreement will apply to all current matters and all future matters that we handle on your behalf unless or until we alter these terms and advise you of the changes.

The terms of this agreement also apply to any company of which you are a director or shareholder; any trust of which you are a trustee; and / or any partnership in which you are a partner, if the company, trust or partnership, as the case may be, has or does instruct Ayres Legal to carry out any work.

By continuing to instruct us you agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement.

Any variations to this agreement will be advised to you directly or by publication on the Ayres Legal website www.ayreslegal.co.nz.

We agree to:

Additional obligations lawyers owe to clients are described in the Rules of Conduct and Client Care for Lawyers, made under the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006. Those obligations are subject to other overriding duties, including duties to the courts and to the justice system. Further information can be gained from www.lawsociety.org.nz or by calling 0800 261 801.

Persons responsible for the work:

Fees and Disbursements:

Retention of files and documents:

Trust account:

Disclosures and information gathering:


Law Society Fidelity Fund:


Financial advice


Issued 10 September 2018