Sargent Lawyers is a specialist commercial law firm.


Sargent Lawyers is committed to providing high quality, client focused, specialist legal advice. We recognise the importance of providing effective advice and solutions to clients in a timely manner. Sargent Lawyers acts for a range of corporate and private clients, including leading New Zealand companies, trans-Tasman businesses and listed entities.


Peter Sargent

Peter Sargent
Partner (LLB)

Following graduation from the University of Auckland in 1983, Peter worked in the construction and engineering department of a top London law firm. On returning to Auckland, Peter spent seven years in the banking department of a leading national law firm, before becoming a partner at a large Auckland firm, where he headed its commercial, banking and construction groups. Peter then spent a further seven years as a partner in a three partner Auckland commercial law firm. Peter specialises in commercial, property, banking and construction law. He has extensive experience advising clients in these areas. Peter has two adult sons, enjoys playing golf and following a number of other sports.


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This section provides a list of positions currently available at Sargent Lawyers. 

Current Positions

Senior Solicitor

We are currently looking for a senior Solicitor with experience in commercial property / commercial areas of law.

If you would like to contact us regarding this employment opportunities, please fill out the form below and send your CV to: Sargent Lawyers, PO Box 1482, Shortland Street 1140, Auckland..

Lawyer (Intermediate)

We seek a hardworking team player, looking to further develop their skills with four to six years post admission experience in commercial law.

If you have the right experience and attitude, please contact us by filling out the form below and send your CV to: Sargent Lawyers, PO Box 1482, Shortland Street 1140, Auckland.


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