Business and Commercial

Downie Stewart has a long history as commercial lawyers and acts for many well known commercial enterprises in Dunedin and the greater Otago area.

Our business services include assistance in areas such as:

  • Commercial agreements
  • Buying and selling businesses
  • Ownership structures
  • Capital raising
  • Financing
  • Property syndications
  • Franchising
  • Company formation
  • Company constitution issues
  • Directors duties
  • Share issues
  • Partnership agreements
  • Property issues
  • Lease agreements
  • Statutory requirements
  • Bad debt prevention and collection
  • Business trading issues


Gerard DeCourcy leads our commercial team which includes Paul Buckner, Paul Hubbard and Jane Fletcher

 Gerard DeCourcy

 Jane Fletcher

 Paul Buckner

 Paul Hubbard

Downie Stewart Lawyers Dunedin 8th Level, 265 Princes St, Dunedin, 9016 03-477 2263
PO Box 1345, Dunedin 9054 |  Fax: 03 477 4021  |  E: