Dougall Kraayvanger completed his legal training at Canterbury University and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

His formative years as a lawyer were spent at Chapman Tripp in Auckland and, after a period of travel, completed several temporary assignments in London as a conveyancing locum.

From 1989 to 2007 Dougall developed his practice back in New Zealand in property,trust and company law specialising in institutional lending securities as solicitor for a national Building Society.

Since 2007 Dougall has refocused on private client work and is engaged predominantly in all legal aspects relating to commercial and private property, including:

  • Commercial property transactions
  • Residential property transactions
  • Property funding and securities
  • Mortgagee sale transactions
  • Subdivisions (boundary adjustments, freehold, leasehold and unit title)
  • Commercial leasing (for landlords and tenants)
  • Company formations and structuring
  • Sales and purchases of businesses
  • Business law
  • Joint Ventures for property transactions
  • Family Trust formation and transfer of assets
  • Estate administration
  • Wills
  • Powers of Attorney (including Enduring Powers of Attorney)

Contact Details

Phone: 09 379 9182
DDI: 09 871 5283
Mobile: 027 426 1727
Email: dougall@foleyhughes.co.nz