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Navigating the complexities of commercial leases can be challenging, but having expert legal guidance can make all the difference.

At Atkinson Crehan Law, we are well-versed in all forms of currently used commercial leases, providing comprehensive legal services to both landlords and tenants.

Comprehensive Lease Advisory Services

Understanding the terms and conditions of a commercial lease is crucial before making a long-term commitment. Our experienced legal team can advise you on the appropriate lease terms tailored to your specific needs. Whether you’re a landlord looking to draft a new lease or a tenant reviewing an existing one, we provide clear, practical advice to ensure your interests are protected.

Lease Document Preparation

Preparing lease documents requires meticulous attention to detail. We can draft new lease agreements that cover all essential aspects, including rent, duration, renewal options, maintenance responsibilities, and termination conditions. Our goal is to create clear and comprehensive documents that prevent future disputes and provide a solid foundation for your leasing arrangements.

Plain English Interpretation

Lease documents can often be lengthy and filled with complex legal jargon. We provide a plain English interpretation of your lease agreements, making it easier for you to understand your rights and obligations. Our clear explanations help you make informed decisions and ensure that you fully comprehend the commitments you are entering into.

Lease Transfer, Renewal, and Variation

Leases often require modifications over time. We prepare documents to transfer, renew, or vary existing leases, ensuring all changes are legally binding and clearly documented. Whether you’re looking to extend your lease, transfer it to another party, or modify its terms, we handle the legal intricacies to facilitate a smooth process.

Long-Term Commitment Guidance

Leases can be long-term commitments, and it’s essential to fully understand the implications of the agreement. Our legal team provides thorough consultations, helping you evaluate the financial and legal aspects of the lease. We identify potential risks and opportunities, ensuring you’re well-informed and confident in your leasing decisions.

Dispute Resolution and Legal Support

Lease disputes can arise from misunderstandings or breaches of agreement. We offer robust dispute resolution services, aiming to resolve conflicts efficiently and favourably. Whether through negotiation, mediation, or litigation, our team is dedicated to protecting your interests and achieving a positive outcome.

Regulatory Compliance

Commercial leases must comply with various local and federal regulations. We ensure your lease agreements adhere to all relevant laws, reducing the risk of legal complications. Our comprehensive knowledge of leasing regulations helps you avoid potential pitfalls and maintain compliance throughout the lease term.

Personalised Legal Services

Every lease situation is unique, and we provide personalised legal services tailored to your specific circumstances. From initial consultation to finalising agreements, our dedicated team is with you every step of the way, offering expert advice and support.

Ensure your commercial lease agreements are handled with the utmost professionalism and care. Contact Atkinson Crehan Law today to schedule a consultation and secure the legal expertise you need for successful leasing arrangements.


22 Oxford Street, Richmond, Nelson
New Zealand

+64 3 543 8601



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