Aceris Law’s New Zealand Arbitration Lawyers Desk is a dedicated team of lawyers at Aceris Law, a specialised international arbitration law firm, which accompanies clients involved in arbitrations concerning New Zealand, i.e., where New Zealand law applies, a contract is executed in New Zealand, the dispute is brought by or against a party in New Zealand, or the New Zealand State or a New Zealand State entity is involved.
Aceris Law’s Harvard, Oxford and Sorbonne trained lawyers are admitted to bars of Western Europe, Eastern Europe and North America and have significant prior experience dealing with commercial, construction and investment treaty arbitrations under the ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SCC, SIAC, ICDR, VIAC and other arbitration rules.
We maintain permanent access to offices in Auckland to meet and work with clients although our home office is in Geneva, Switzerland. We are always accessible to clients, regardless of their location, by videoconference. Our New Zealand Arbitration Lawyers Desk also has access to New Zealand jurisprudence and doctrine, while speaking native English.
Our New Zealand Arbitration Lawyers Desk maintains ties to the best domestic New Zealand lawyers, who are involved depending on the specific needs of a given arbitration. This ensures that our clients obtain the best arbitration legal representation while also maintaining cost-effectiveness for arbitrations involving New Zealand.
We have significant prior experience in arbitrations in the region. For example, the lawyers of Aceris Law’s New Zealand Arbitration Lawyers Desk acted as counsel for Australian and Canadian Respondents in an ICC dispute against a Russian company regarding a nickel mine concession. They also assisted clients with a dispute between an Australian equipment producer and a North African company and have served in dozens of common law commercial arbitrations.
By having a dedicated team of arbitration lawyers for arbitrations concerning New Zealand, Aceris Law ensures that arbitrations involving New Zealand are handled efficiently, making the best use of our arbitration lawyers’ know-how as well as linguistic and cultural skills, which are important for the successful outcome of an international arbitration.
To learn more about Aceris’ New Zealand Arbitration Lawyers Desk, please do not hesitate to contact us.