We are taking practical steps to protect our clients, staff, families and the wider community from the spread of COVID-19 under the New Zealand Government COVID-19 Protection Framework (currently ORANGE).  We are able to meet with clients in our offices by appointment only, made in advance.  We will make alternative arrangements (phone, email & video conference) for clients that are unwell, have COVID-19 or are displaying COVID-19-like symptoms.  A face covering is required to be worn while visiting our offices.

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John is a Partner of MDS Law and advises in the area of property law. John works with clients seeking assistance on matters including property acquisitions and disposals, large and complicated subdivisions, leasing and developments. He has a special interest in retirement villages and also the hospitality industry.

John Wright, Partner

John Wright

Welcome to {mds} law

MDS Law is a medium sized specialist property and commercial law firm based in Christchurch, New Zealand.
The firm provides a range of specialist advice to clients including company and business law, employment, tax and finance, commercial and residential property transactions, relationship property, asset protection including trusts, will and estate planning as well as estate administration. 
In post earthquake Canterbury we have been able to tangibly assist our commercial and private clients recover from very complex legal issues created by the situation and work with them to build new and exciting commercial opportunities.  Call our team to discuss your legal issue.

For your business

We can make doing business easier. Our specialist commercial and property teams have solid expertise across a range of business law issues including commercial contracts, business structuring, finance, governance, terms of trade, commercial property acquisition and portfolio management, employment, intellectual property and tax.

For you & your family

We can help you make the right decisions and protect your property, Our experienced property and private client teams will help you when buying, selling and protecting your property. We will assist you when family situations become difficult and guide you through the steps necessary to achieve the best outcomes.

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