It is a statutory requirement that clients interested in buying into a retirement village receive independent legal advice and have the effect and implications of the contract that they are contemplating entering into explained to them. This practical seminar will focus on providing resources and knowledge to help you to ask your clients the right questions and provide them with robust advice.
This seminar will include:
After attending this seminar you will gain:
Intermediate General Practitioners, Family lawyers, Property lawyers, Trusts/Estate lawyers.
A short paper, in PDF format, together with a copy of the powerpoint presentation will be emailed out prior to the seminar.
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Partner, Anthony Harper, Auckland
Michelle practises as a partner at Anthony Harper Lawyers and is head of the team providing specialist legal advice in the areas of aged care and retirement villages. Michelle has worked for many years with retirement village operators, intending and existing residents and statutory supervisors and has an excellent understanding of the key issues and concerns of intending residents.
Senior Associate, MinterEllisonRuddWatts, Auckland
Liz is a corporate lawyer who has provided advice in the retirement village sector since the introduction of the Retirement Villages Act 2003. With a keen interest in issues impacting on the sector, Liz regularly advises retirement village operators (on matters ranging from compliance with retirement village law to the sale and purchase of villages), statutory supervisors (in their role as village supervisors), and residents (when entering into occupation right agreements).
National Manager - Retirement Villages, Commission for Financial Capacity, Auckland
National Manager for Retirement Villages at the Commission since 2015. Troy has been a legal practitioner and then instructor and director for legal professionals, he has held senior advisory roles in the private and public sector and has chaired a large Auckland-based community trust. Currently is also an elected representative sitting on the Orakei Local Board of Auckland Council.