Fishing



Over the last 30 or so years, following the declaration of New Zealand's 200 mile EEZ and the subsequent implementation of the Quota Management System, fishing has grown to become one of New Zealand's major export industries. 

Through his longstanding involvement in the industry Graham Jordan has a detailed understanding of the many legal and commercial challenges facing those engaged in today's business.  Karl's experience is on the operational side of the industry, in particular vessel operations and compliance issues.  We can assist in the following areas:

  • Vessel ownership, registration, chartering, and operations.
  • Quota, ACE management, leasing, purchase, sale, security transactions.
  • Fish catching, receiving, sale and purchase and distribution agreements.
  • Business structures and financing.
  • Regulations, licensing, reporting and compliance issues.
  • Employment.
  • Competition.

Over the last 30 or so years, following the declaration of New Zealand's 200 mile EEZ and the subsequent implementation of the Quota Management System, fishing has grown to become one of New Zealand's major export industries. 

Through his longstanding involvement in the industry Graham Jordan has a detailed understanding of the many legal and commercial challenges facing those engaged in today's business.  Karl's experience is on the operational side of the industry, in particular vessel operations and compliance issues.  We can assist in the following areas:

  • Vessel ownership, registration, chartering, and operations.
  • Quota, ACE management, leasing, purchase, sale, security transactions.
  • Fish catching, receiving, sale and purchase and distribution agreements.
  • Business structures and financing.
  • Regulations, licensing, reporting and compliance issues.
  • Employment.
  • Competition.

OUR EXPERTS

Graham Jordan
Partner

Karl Stolberger
Partner