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At Billings we believe rural law is an area that requires a very particular set of skills. An understanding of the rural environment, the rural economy and most importantly of rural life and people are all prerequisites for success in this area of law. We have specialists who will not only seek to advise and protect your interests accordingly, but will do so with a background in rural law that you can rely on. You see, we're not just any old lawyers, we're your lawyers.
Many legal issues arise in relation to rural businesses. We can assist in negotiating and preparing farm leases, sharemilking agreements, management and employment contracts. We advise you on matters relating to resource consents, animal and stock control, the sale and purchase of farmland or farm businesses and company shares. If you have considered transferring your business and assets into a more manageable and efficient entity, then we can assist you and ensure that any sale and purchase transaction and associated refinancing occurs smoothly and without complication.
Rural sale and purchase of property
The sale and purchase of rural property can be complex and time consuming. Our rural specialists can assist to ensure your position is paramount in any negotiation and that your transaction is dealt with correctly with an end result that is designed to match your needs.
If you would like to contact us in connection with any of our services above, please click your lawyer to the left.