startup lawyers

We work for hundreds of tech startups. It’s allowed us to create tools and methods that help founders get their legal basics sorted quickly and cheaply.

Working for lots of companies also means we are now super efficient at capital raising. We are always working on deals, many of which involve international investors, including top tier VCs. In 2019 we closed 116 deals across our New Zealand and Singapore offices – that’s more than two a week. This experience is gold for our clients.

We also partner with some of the main accelerators and incubators here in like Lightning Lab and The Icehouse, so we’re familiar with the landscape and the challenges startup founders face trying to build a global business from New Zealand.

free legal guides & templates for startups

You will find lots of guides here to help you prepare for the road ahead. Legal basics, capital raising, contracts, and exit – it’s all covered.

We’ve also got loads of free legal templates to download. These are great for learning about common tech transactions, even if you don’t need to use the templates just yet.

trusted advisors for founders

Our team has learnt heaps about tech business over the years. Our startup clients get the benefit of that experience as part of the package, whether we are on the clock or catching up over a coffee.

“Kindrik Partners provides Banqer the assurance and credibility of a large firm but with the agility and pace of a startup.”

kendall flutey, ceo, banqer

our latest startup stats

active startup clients
SaaS startups
e-commerce startups

startup resources


This constitution intended for use by a company with a simple shareholding structure and only one class of shares.

website terms of use

These are simple website terms of use that may be used for a website that describes a business and the team behind the business.

subscribe to our newsletter and get the latest templates and tips for fast-growing startups in New Zealand

read our startup case studies

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.
ideegeo founders discussing the company


Ideegeo is an international domain name retailer, better known domain site The company was sold to UK domain register CentralNic for $5.2m.

are you based in southeast asia?

If so then you may prefer