About Goldman Legal
Goldman Legal is a law firm based in Queenstown, New Zealand and established by Queenstown Lawyer Elliot Goldman in 2012.
Goldman Legal is a forward-thinking, modern legal practice that caters to the unique needs of our local community and clients.
While firmly rooted in Queenstown, we maintain a national and global perspective to better serve our clients’ needs both here in New Zealand and abroad. Located in the heart of Queenstown, our office is easily accessible, and we offer flexible meeting options to accommodate our clients’ busy lives.
I am based in Auckland and have been utilising Goldman Legal’s expertise for a number of years. Elliot and his team have provided sound advice on a number of trust, company and property due diligence matters. The team are a pleasure to deal with and I look forward to continuing our relationship. Well done team!
Acting for and advising a multinational hotel chain on the acquisition of an 80 unit Hotel Complex including due diligence investigations, construction and commercial contracts and obtaining approvals from the relevant regulatory authorities. Ongoing advice has included franchise agreements and various matters relating to the Financial Advisers Act 2008.
Preparing numerous applications for and successfully obtaining consent from the Overseas Investment Office on behalf overseas purchasers of sensitive land under the Overseas Investment Act 2005.
Acting for and advising various commercial clients including assistance with due diligence investigations, acquisition and divestment of business assets, trade mark applications, franchise agreements and preparing commercial agreements.
Acting for and advising numerous migrant clients in relation to Long Term Business Visa applications, Residency (Skilled Migrant and Investor) Applications, Work Permits.
Acting for and advising New Zealand employers in relation to relevant accreditations to employ seasonal vineyard workers.
Extensive experience in all facets of Property Law including subdivisions, commercial leasing, commercial and residential conveyancing.
Regular presentations to local business groups on topical legal issues.
Regular contributor of articles on topical legal issues that have been published in the Sunday Star Times, Fine Print (NZ Law Limited) and Grape Press (Central Otago Wine Grower’s Association).
Regular attendance at internal and external client networking events.
Regular contact with Queenstown, New Zealand and International professionals.
Goldman Legal is proud to be affiliated with esteemed organisations and associations in the legal field. These affiliations not only enhance our legal expertise but also allow us to stay at the forefront of industry developments, ensuring that we provide our clients with the highest level of service and support.
At Goldman Legal, we take great pride in our commitment to supporting both local and international causes.
Through our sponsorships, we actively contribute to the growth and well-being of our community while also extending our reach to make a positive impact on a global scale. Our sponsorship initiatives are a testament to our belief in the importance of giving back, and we are dedicated to fostering a brighter future for all.
Terms of Engagement
Lawyers’ terms of engagement are used to outline the scope of legal services, responsibilities, and expectations between a lawyer and their client. They serve as a formal agreement that helps both parties understand their roles and obligations throughout the attorney-client relationship.