Munro Leys

General Business Law Department

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What the team is known for Large, full-service practice with significant experience in the representation of international clients. Regularly engaged on significant transactional and contentious mandates, especially noted for its coverage of the financial services, real estate and tourism sectors, and increasingly prominent in the insurance, IP, aviation and taxation spheres. Also demonstrates niche expertise relating to film production in Fiji.

Strengths The team at Munro Leys earns praise from an interviewee, who reports: "They are very good, giving us lots of detail, and they are proactive."

Market commentators also note their size as a key strength, recognising that among their team are "fantastic lawyers whom I rate very highly."

Notable practitioners

Glenis Yee
is described by commentators as "a good operator" and is especially known for handling property transactions and other commercial deals. Her other areas of expertise include capital markets and insurance.

Jon Apted
is an experienced lawyer with expertise across a range of matters such as corporate, IP and employment law. He also handles litigation, including administrative and constitutional law cases.

Nicholas Barnes
has an impressive reputation among market sources, earning note for his handling of both litigation and corporate work. He is especially active on commercial arbitration, including construction cases, and also handles matters relating to insurance.

Richard Naidu
earns strong praise from interviewees, earning repute for his assistance to international clients in particular. A source reports that "he has a very good reputation for sound and independent advice." He has a varied practice, especially in the non-contentious arena, including corporate and property transactions.