Andrew Wares


Personal Assistant:
Jackie Hurst

LLB, B.Com (Otago)

Andrew has been a partner since 1996. He moved to Hawke’s Bay after having worked for a large national firm in both Wellington and Auckland.

Andrew has built a reputation for effective advice in commercial law. He specialises in corporate law, commercial contracts, business mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, financing and securities, business development and restructures.

Areas of expertise

  • Banking and Finance

  • Business Sales and Purchases and M&A

  • Business, Commercial and Corporate Advisory

  • Capital Raising and Start-Up Financing

  • Horticulture, Viticulture and Forestry

  • Leasing and Tenancies

  • Property - Commercial

  • Property – Rural

  • Rural, Succession Planning and Agribusiness

  • Trusts, Estate Planning and Elder Law