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ANDERSON CREAGH LAI COVID-19 ARRANGEMENTS

Given the present situation and the disruption to all our lives caused by COVID-19, we thought it would be appropriate to confirm Anderson Creagh Lai’s operational integrity.

First we want to wish you, your families and your businesses well as we all navigate what are highly unusual business circumstances and worrying personal ones. The first priority is to stay safe and that as a community, both in New Zealand and internationally, we get through this in the best possible shape to move forward. We respect the respective governments’ actions to protect us all, it’s tough but we will come through.

Should you require legal assistance, Anderson Creagh Lai will remain available to provide this support to you despite the disruption.

We have invested in high quality remote operating capability for many years. Our team is able to operate remotely with ease and have access to all of our systems and files seamlessly. Anderson Creagh Lai will continue to operate as normal with no interruption or reduction in our normal business day, the only change that will apply for the next four weeks as a minimum, is that we cannot meet with you in person. We are able are able to meet with you online at your convenience.

We are otherwise fully operational and ready to assist with any legal or business matters as and when they arise.

Please don’t hesitate to reach out and call us if we can help.

Keep safe
The ACL Team

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Anderson Creagh Lai Limited is a boutique commercial law firm established in 2006. The firm’s focus is driven by partners with strong top-level experience in a wide range of corporate, financial, commercial and cross-border legal issues.

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