Peter Jacobson

Bay Law Partner Peter Jacobson

Peter Jacobson, B.Com, LLB, Consultant


Peter has been practising since 1979 and has extensive experience in property, commercial and private client work. He established Bay Law Office in 1983 together with Kerry Deane after practising on his own account in New Lynn.

Peter has always enjoyed a variety of legal work that involves dealing with clients on a regular basis. He enjoys dealing with clients at a local level.

Over the years Peter has given back to the community, serving on the then New Lynn Borough Council, working in the Citizens Advice Bureau and as a Duty Solicitor in the Auckland and Waitakere Courts.

Many of Peter’s clients have been with him since he commenced practice. Now he often acts for their children and grandchildren which he finds very satisfying.

  • Contracts for the sale and purchase of property including businesses, residential, farming and commercial property
  • Easements, land covenants and encumbrances
  • Mortgages and refinancing of existing borrowing
  • Auctions and tenders for sale and purchase
  • Large and small commercial and residential subdivisions
  • Building contracts, general contracts, and licensing agreements
  • Commercial agreements to lease and deeds of lease
  • Relationship property, Property Sharing Agreements and Contracting Out Agreements
  • Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Wills, family protection issues and Deeds of Family Arrangement
  • Trust creation and advice
  • Occupation licences and general advice on retirement villages
  • Property disputes