Becker & Co: Skilled and experienced

Wellington property lawyers

Trust your transaction to skilled and experienced lawyers.  We are up to date & fully compliant with all aspects of NZ property law.

We have over 30 years' extensive experience in all aspects of residential and commercial property including sales, purchases, leases, overseas investment advice, refinancing, apartments, company shares, cross leases, farms and vineyards.

We also regularly deal with builders and developers. We can create a trust and transfer your assets. We can advise you on asset protection and estate planning, relationship property, deeds of arrangement, property sharing agreements.

As a member of the property section of the New Zealand Law Society, David can help you with all your property law needs.


Buying and Selling: Residential and Commercial


We offer advice on appropriate conditions to include in an agreement to purchase, including finance, builders or engineer’s report, LIM and Council reports, valuation, title, ability to insure, watertightness or other conditions.


For some matters, especially commercial property transactions a due diligence clause may be necessary. We can review the LIM, building or property reports, cross leases, unit title rules and company licence agreements and handle all aspects through to completion.

Disputes - including litigation


We can act for you if you are involved in a dispute, litigation, mediation or a difficult situation. If you are a mortgagee pursuing a mortgagee sale or mortgagor involved in defence of a sale we can help you. We have an emphasis on resolving any issue as quickly as  possible in the circumstances.



Estate & Asset Planning, & Trusts


If requested we can review your asset structure and advise on restructuring your property for asset protection or investment purposes


We run a professional, Trustee company that may be able to act as a Trustee in your Trust.






We can advise you on relevant property issues including earthquake strengthening, ability to insure and leaky buildings.

We provide helpful comprehensive advice to allow the matter to proceed as smoothly as possible


Relationship Property


We can advise you on all aspects of relationship property. For more information, see our relationship property web page.



Trust your transaction to a skilled and experienced lawyer.

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