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Dawson & Associates Ltd - Dawson & Associates, maritime and fisheries law specialists, Nelson New Zealand

We Understand the Marine Environment

Dawson & Associates specialise in maritime and fisheries law, which means we practice what we do best, every day.

We provide the following services to a wide variety of domestic and international marine industry clients.

LEGAL ADVICE

All aspects of maritime and fisheries legal advice including vessel registration, maritime contracts, business management, risk management, employment, superyacht registration.

ADVOCACY

We work with marine clients, and marine industry bodies and companies, to prepare submissions to government and regional bodies on marine environment, maritime and fisheries law and policy change in New Zealand and the Pacific.

LITIGATION MANAGEMENT

We have an established network of barristers with expertise in maritime and fisheries law.  We make recommendations on who should represent our clients in court, and we manage this relationship.

HEALTH & SAFETY

Managing health and safety investigations, providing legal advice, defending prosecutions.

CRISIS MANAGEMENT

We respond urgently to assist clients manage a maritime crisis, putting together a team of experienced professionals to address all necessary steps.

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