Corporate Law Services


We are an experienced corporate law firm with a proven track record in managing legal requirements as they relate to corporate law.


Wherever your company is at in its lifecycle, we have the corporate law experts to support you. Whether you’re looking to review structure, governance or compliance arrangements, or have new strategic, business or financial goals, the Ford Sumner team has the knowledge and experience to guide you through with practical advice. 


Our team of specialist corporate lawyers will advise you on interpretation, and help you achieve the best outcomes for your business. 


We work with our clients in a partnership format to build a deep understanding of your business, and its unique requirements.  We stand by our word and continually produce positive outcomes for clients while ensuring communication is kept to the highest standard throughout dealings. It’s why we stand out as a leading corporate law firm in New Zealand – we are genuine and authentic, act with integrity, and always bring our ‘A’ game. 

Within the corporate law space, our services are focused on: 

• shareholder relationships
• company law
• corporate governance
• director's duties
• intellectual property
• mergers and acquisitions
• compliance

Contact Our Team Of Corporate Law Specialists

Meet our corporate law experts and their experience below: 


Sarah Churstain

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Mark Ford

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Jason Kelly
Senior Associate

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Jordan Todd

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Fenella Smith

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