Dewar is a specialist litigation practice.
A business’s objective is always to avoid litigation. Sometimes it is inevitable, in which case we
will advocate fearlessly for you to promote or defend your position, as the
case requires. Our staff are expertly
trained in the management of these conflicts to listen to your needs,
understand the risks and potential outcomes and guide you through these
conflicts while always thinking strategically in seeking the best outcome for
Insolvency rules are often misunderstood and processes are often misused. Our role is to provide education and clarity around insolvency while supporting and assisting those who face losses. Insolvency is a specialist area for Thomas Dewar. We have extensive experience in all matters of corporate insolvency - acting for a range of liquidators in recovery actions, directors defending such claims and for numerous New Zealand businesses.
Whether you're an employer or an employee, you want to be sure that you have a team that can provide successful legal results for you when dealing with difficult workplace disputes or issues. We act for both employers and employees in respect of all issues that may arise in the workplace: from redundancy and restructuring, to bringing and defending personal grievances, to Health and Safety advice and representation. We aim to provide effective and robust representation that translates into successful outcomes for clients.