Why engage a Freelance Legal Expert?

The right legal advice can save you not only time and money, but limit future unnecessary problems.


Our clients include leading NZX listed companies, privately held enterprises and law firms. Niche Freelance Legal Experts provide support to legal and executive teams, offer specialist legal knowledge and assist with helping companies navigate the complex and evolving world of law.

Our rapidly growing community of freelance lawyers are specialists in their fields who hold a current New Zealand Practicing Certificate and a verified right to practice on their own account. They bring high quality experience in the following areas:

  • Banking & Finance
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Construction, Infrastructure & Major Projects
  • Corporate Governance, Compliance & Risk
  • Privacy, Data Protection and Cyber Security
  • Employment Law & Industrial Relations
  • Energy & Resources
  • Franchise
  • Technology
  • Intellectual Property, Trademarks & Patents
  • Litigation & Disputes Resolution
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Planning & Environment
  • Property & Real Estate
  • Outsourced Legal Counsel
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Startups
  • Tax

What kind of activities can I engage a freelancer for?

You can engage our independent freelance legal experts for a range of activities, such as:

Private Phone Discussions

Have a private conversation over the phone with a legal expert who can answer questions that can help with decision making, or to fill in knowledge gaps.

Short and Long Term Placements

We can place a freelance legal expert into short term or long term roles in your organisation to assist with increased workloads or operational gaps. Projects can vary from one day to 12 months, with legal experts available to work remotely or onsite.

Training and Professional Development

A freelance legal expert can conduct training and professional development workshops onsite or offsite, to bring you and your team up to speed with new legislation or other subject matter.

Corporate Secretarial

Our legal experts can provide company secretarial services to ensure compliance with the Companies Act, NZX Listing Rules and other relevant legislation.

Board Placements

We have executives and legal experts ready to be placed into operational and board roles at short notice.


Our legal experts include former and current senior executives who have a wealth of knowledge to share. Could you or someone within your organisation benefit from one of our mentors?

Access Freelance Legal Experts

Gain access to freelance legal experts who can assist with short term or long term projects, assist with inhouse training or be available for confidential conversations to help your team make decisions fast.


Share Expertise

Are you a freelance lawyer with expertise in your field? Register with Niche Freelance Experts to gain access to a broad range of projects and assignments, working onsite or remotely.