Bell Gully has sponsored CLANZ - the Corporate Lawyers Association of New Zealand - since 2001 in recognition of the association's valuable support for the in-house profession. Our support ranges from practical, administrative assistance to the sponsorship of keynote events, and providing seminars and workshops for CLANZ members.
Bell Gully is a member of the council, the authority at the forefront of New Zealand's infrastructure debate. It aims to raise awareness of the importance of infrastructure in underpinning the community's quality of life and in economic and social growth.
Formerly known as The Graeme Bringans Property Education Trust, the Keystone Trust provides scholarships in property education to ensure that potential leaders of the industry are given practical opportunities to build successful careers in property through study and experience. Our support includes a student scholarship.
Bell Gully is a member of the New Zealand Initiative, an independent public policy think tank supported by chief executives of major New Zealand businesses. The New Zealand Initiative's mission is to help build a better, stronger New Zealand.
Each year, the Bell Gully Mooting Competition enables students to research legal issues and to test and develop their skills in a courtroom setting.
To help the 2012 competitors, Bell Gully has put together a mooting manual, with tips on organising, competing, judging and timekeeping.
About the Bell Gully Mooting Competition
The competition is open to all law students. The winners of the competition at each university progress to the New Zealand final, held during the New Zealand Law Students' Association annual conference.
The champions represent New Zealand at the Australasian championships, usually in July.
Moot your way to Washington DC
The New Zealand champions compete against the world's best at the Philip C Jessup International Mooting Competition, held in Washington DC.
Support from Bell Gully
Bell Gully provides financial and practical assistance throughout the competition, providing judges and mooting problems and supporting the New Zealand champions to attend the Jessup Mooting Competition in the US.
For more information, contact the mooting competitions co-ordinator in your university.
The Air New Zealand Wine Awards are the premier wine competition in New Zealand. Organised by New Zealand Winegrowers, it is the industry's official wine awards and aims to promote excellence in winemaking for the benefit of New Zealand winemakers and wine drinkers. Bell Gully has advised New Zealand's wine industry since its earliest days and supported the New Zealand wine awards for over 15 years.
Leadership New Zealand is a not-for-profit trust focused on developing and enhancing the quality of the country's future leaders, whatever corner of society they emerge from. Bell Gully has been a founding partner and the firm's people have taken part in leadership programmes.
Business Mentors New Zealand provides a free national mentor network to New Zealand companies which have been in business for at least a year and with less than 25 employees. They are matched with mentors to help them grow and develop further. Bell Gully is a partner supporter to Business Mentors.
Requests for sponsorship are considered on an annual basis. As we aim to develop long-term support relationships that reflect our aims outlined above, funds are limited. If you would like us to consider your project, event or organisation for support, please email details to Karen Chan.