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helping startups and tech companies do business and raise capital in new zealand and beyond

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founder agreements, shareholder agreements, ESOPs, and more

capital raising

we’ve got you covered from seed and bridging raises, series A, B and later rounds, to pre-IPO deals


helping buy and sell tech companies from $1m to circa $1b enterprise value


website terms & conditions, SaaS agreements, and reseller agreements


from basic shareholder agreements to advice on shareholder disputes

southeast asia

helping startups and tech companies do business and raise capital in southeast asia

free legal guides and templates at your fingertips

free legal templates at your fingertips

save time and money on legal fees with our free legal templates for routine legal paperwork

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take a look at our popular resources

don't know where to begin? take a look at our most popular templates, document generators and guides for tech companies and startups

independent contractor agreement

our simple agreement for engaging independent contractors or consultants (eg. individuals or sole operator companies) to work within a business

co-founder agreement template

download this simple template that sets out some guidelines for founders of an early-stage startup around founder vesting and other common issues

legal basics guide

starting up? start here. we've put together an easy-to-follow guide that covers all the basics. learn when and how to form a company, what records you need to keep, and more

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read our client success stories

2UP Games

2UP Games is a mobile game studio focusing on co-op mobile games. We spoke with co-founder Joe Raeburn about his latest capital raise.

road guru

Road Guru is an online platform for travel agents to book tour guides. The company has recently completed a stint in Lightning Lab’s tourism accelerator and raised their seed round, so we spoke to CEO Mitchell McLaughlin.


SnapIT makes monitoring services technology like live cameras, tracking and satellite communication systems. Learn about their recent financing transaction and what it's like to work with us.

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