Practical Guidance District Court Litigation

Practical Guidance District Court Litigation is your comprehensive digital handbook of up-to-date District Court procedures.

With regularly updated guidance and resources to help you navigate a range of matters from filing a claim through to enforcement and costs, you will have everything you need to achieve a successful outcome for your clients at your fingertips.

Whether you’re an experienced practitioner looking for a faster route to the answer; a lawyer working in unfamiliar area of law; or someone new to the profession seeking to hit the ground running, Practical Guidance District Court Litigation is the perfect place to start.

  • 9 topics
  • 18 subtopics, each containing:
    • Topic overviews
    • Guidance notes
    • Checklists
    • Precedents
    • Links to relevant legislation and case law
  • Toolkits (including a cost calculator)
  • Latest Legal Updates
  • Before commencing proceedings
  • Claim procedure
  • Case management
  • Discovery, inspection and interrogatories
  • Evidence and expert
  • Trial
  • Enforcement
  • Costs
  • Restraining orders
  • District Courts Practice (Civil)
  • Sim’s Court Practice
  • Cross on Evidence
  • New Zealand Forms and Precedents