The law firms of Clendons and Clendons North Shore provide specialist high-level strategic business and commercial legal advice from the Auckland CBD and Auckland's North Shore. The law firms are separate legal practices, but share a link to prior legal practices dating back to 1915.

Clendons provides legal services in several specialist areas, including Technology, Intellectual Property, Insurance, Dispute Resolution, Telecommunications, Resource Management / Environmental, M&A / Capital Restructuring, Commercial and Employment Law.

Clendons North Shore offers a range of legal services including Environmental / Resource Management, M&A / Capital Structuring, Commercial, Valuation / Compulsory Acquisition, Intellectual Property, Property, Trusts and Asset Protection, Insurance, Charities and Not-for-Profits, Dispute Resolution and Employment.

We apply a modern commercial approach to the delivery of professional legal services, and are focused on achieving our clients' objectives. We aim to provide superior client service, including commercially-focused legal advice of the highest calibre. 

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Our history

We trace our beginnings back to the law practice established in 1915. Clendons has a proud history of service...Learn more


Our greatest asset

Meet the talented team
of barristers and solicitors
behind Clendons and
Clendons North Shore

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Our Associations

Clendons and Clendons North Shore maintain associations with a number of organisations


Clendons and Clendons North Shore regularly publish articles in leading industry magazines about topical issues. Read more from our legal team about a diverse range of Law topics.

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Background Papers

Clendons have prepared a series of background papers, which are available by clicking on the links below.

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Law of Tendering

This paper discusses the key laws applying to commercial tendering, which is increasingly…