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AWS Legal has been at the forefront of legal advice in Southland for more than 125 years.
As advisors in a dynamic environment, our progressive culture and ability to embrace change is vital in all our areas of legal practice.
Our solicitors are recognised as among the best in their fields, both in the skills that they offer and the working relationships they foster, providing legal advice that is second to none.
Our areas of legal expertise include Rural Law, Business Law, Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning, Criminal, Civil Litigation, Family Law, Dispute Management and Resolution, Employment Law and Property Law.
Our offices in Invercargill, Queenstown, Alexandra, Cromwell, Te Anau, Gore, and Christchurch mean we’re always close at hand for clients, and are one of the South Island’s largest and most highly-regarded practices.

Our People

Our People

Introducing Nicole, Kieran and Mary

This trio are based in our Alexandra office and work in a close-knit team environment.  Click the links to either Nicole Kieran or Mary to find out more about them and how they can help you.

Latest News

11th February 2016
It’s with much pleasure that we announce the promotion of Chris Menzies of our Invercargill Rural Team from Associate to Senior Associate, along with... Read More
11th February 2016
AWS Legal were proud to support a recent local event where a few of our fabulous female lawyers attended an evening with Nigella Lawson.  What A... Read More