Phil Sheat, LLB

Phil graduated from Victoria University in 1980 and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.  He has practiced extensively in New Zealand and Australia where he was also admitted to the Bar in 1989.

Phil is a General Practitioner with an emphasis on Property Law (both Residential and Commercial) and Trust Law.  He advises clients on the buying and selling of residential and commercial properties and businesses, commercial leasing, transaction structuring, securities and estate planningincluding the establishment of family trusts, wills, enduring powers of attorney. Phil also advises on dispute resolution, debt recovery, employment and relationship property issues.

Phil was a member for many years of the Auckland District Law Society Documents and Precedents committee which drafts, amends and updates many of the documents used by the profession throughout New Zealand and has presented seminars around New Zealand on the Agreement for Sale and Purchase of Real Estate, and the Business Agreement for Sale and Purchase.

Contact Phil on phil@akaranalegal.co.nz