Specialist NZ Immigration Law offering

We are New Zealand’s leading immigration practice providing support and guidance to employers and individuals/families navigating the immigration process.  We are ahead of the game.

Lane Neave was established in the 1860s and has grown to be ranked as one of New Zealand’s leading firms for legal services, operating out of offices located in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown.

We have a large team of lawyers and professional immigration advisers completely dedicated to providing the best possible New Zealand immigration advice and service to employers, and individuals/families deciding to make New Zealand their home.

We also provide specialist advice across the full range of legal fields in New Zealand. We are, therefore, able to provide guidance and advice on a range of legal matters associated with, and incidental to, the immigration process.  From corporate human resource and relocation issues, investing in passive or active investments to buying a home or establishing your New Zealand will, we are a one-stop shop for all your legal needs.

When moving from one country to another, it is a complex and sometimes stressful logistical undertaking. Our intention is to relieve as much stress from the process as is possible, and create an enduring and long term working relationship built on trust.

Take the time to read our testimonials from our clients. This is the type of service and experience you should expect from us.

“Having made an earlier application in 2008 without professional assistance, which was turned down, I believe that using Lane Neave was a significant contribution to our success this time”

 – Clive Britton


Our people

Whether your application is standard or complicated, our team has the professional ability to provide the best available immigration advice in the market.