The NZBA member benefits portfolio includes preferential pricing for legal practice products and services. These are available to members of the NZBA and in some cases, their families and support staff.
Members can also access member benefits through the Member Benefit App which can be downloaded onto smart phones and other portable devices. NZBA members click here for information on how to download the app onto your smartphone or other portable device.
Please note that the the inclusion of any product or service provider into the NZBA member benefit scheme does not mean that the NZBA endorses the particular product or service providers. Members will need to conduct their own due diligence.
Marsh NZBA Insurance
NZBA members have exclusive access to a range of insurance solutions through Marsh Limited. These solutions encompass Professional Indemnity, Cyber, Statutory and Public Liability and many more insurance products you may need in your practice. Click here to read more about this offer.
Medical Assurance Society (MAS) offers NZBA members the following benefits:
- A professional community - MAS has a network of over 37,000 professionals to keep you informed.
Insurance and superannuation - MAS offers a full range of general and life insurance products, as well as retirement savings and KiwiSaver.
Free access to the MAS Health & Wellbeing portal - NZBA members are invited to join the pilot for a new health and wellbeing portal, containing information, advice and activities on ways to improve your lifestyle as well as activities and challenges to keep you motivated and making improvements.
Free EAP counselling sessions - Access to three free EAP (independent counselling) sessions for MAS Members to help manage stress, burnout or any other mental health issue you may experience. Currently only available to MAS Members.
Free subscriptions - A free subscription to MAS's Quarterly OnMAS lifestyle magazine and access to its online Hub for articles, features and stories of interest.
NZBA members click here for information on accessing this member benefit.
Allianz Travel Insurance
Even the most carefully planned travel experiences can go unexpectedly wrong but we know that when you’ve been saving for your dream holiday, you’d rather spend that money on holiday souvenirs or excursions than on travel insurance.
That’s why Mercer Marsh Benefits has worked with Allianz Worldwide Partners to bring the New Zealand Bar Association members a comprehensive travel insurance policy at 25% off the standard premium pricing.
The Explorersafe Outbound policy offers the following policy features:
• Cancellation and travel disruption
• Medical benefits including medical treatment, emergency dental and accompanying person costs
• Emergency assistance provided 24 hours/7 days a week by Allianz Global Assistance
• Personal baggage, effects and personal money benefits
• Personal liability benefits
• Rental vehicle excess
• Accidental death and disablement benefits
• Automatic cover for some pre-existing medical conditions
• Dependent children under 18 years covered at no additional charge
• Cover includes white collar work (e.g. attending overseas conferences. Manual labour is excluded)
Policy extensions available:
• Varying excess options
• Increased cover for specified high value items
• Cover for Pre-existing medical conditions (on application)
For more information on the Allianz travel insurance policy click here.
NZBA members click here for more information on accessing the Allianz Travel Insurance 25% NZBA member discount.
Conduct all your legal research from a single search bar and at a drastically reduced cost. Join the revolution!
NZBA in partnership with LexisNexis offers full NZBA members an eLibrary Package comprising most of LexisNexis’ legal content for a fraction of the regular retail price. It includes the online research portal comprising commentary, legislation, case law, books, editorial, forms and precedents, as well as international content. Also, Lexis Red which allows you to carry and reference commentary titles via an App. And last, but not least, the full suite of Practical Guidance titles.
Participation in this scheme also assists the NZBA with financial support from LexisNexis. Contact Matt Pedersen – firstname.lastname@example.org or call 09 368 9515.
NZBA members click here for more information on the LexisNexis eLibrary Package.
Thomson Reuters provide an exclusive offer to NZBA members which draws on the full range of Thomson Reuters products, allowing members to tailor an online library to suit their exact needs for a very attractive price. All Brookers major online works are covered by the offer (e.g. McGechan, Adams, BriefCase, Gault on Commercial Law), as well as Law Reports series (e.g. PRNZ, CRNZ), Forms & Precedents and International products.
NZBA members click here for more information on accessing the exclusive Thomson Reuters offer.
Justis is pleased to offer all members of the New Zealand Bar Association an exclusive discount of up to 50% on annual subscriptions.
New to Justis? For over 30 years Justis products and services have been trusted by leading international law firms, government departments, and top law schools from over 40 countries.
Justis gives you access to the most comprehensive collection of common law cases from 1163, and an extensive collection of legislation from 1235. Using our intelligent legal research platform, JustisOne, you can search for cases from across over 25 jurisdictions, all in one location.
JustisOne also allows you to view judgments side-by-side from different jurisdictions. Our legally trained editors cross-reference citations, enabling you to link directly to persuasive and binding cases from multiple jurisdictions.
Subscription prices start from $1,170.00 per annum. New Zealand Bar Association members who subscribe to two or more of Justis’ Core Collections, including our exclusive New Zealand content, can receive up to 50% off. For example, a new 12-month subscription for a single user, for three core collections (e.g. UK Core, New Zealand Core and Australian Core) is priced at $1,375.00 for New Zealand Bar Association members (Full price $2,750.00).
NZBA members click here for more information and to access the Justis member benefit.
Your one-stop-shop - NZBA members and their staff can access discounts ranging from 10 to 50% off the OfficeMax recommended retail prices on over 20,000 items including office supplies, furniture and ergonomic products, a wide range of technology including Apple iPads, coffee, tea and lunchroom supplies, cleaning and hygiene products.
Click here to view OfficeMax's current special offers.
NZBA members click here for more information on accessing the Office Max member benefit.
TEAMnetwork IT Services
TEAMnetwork offers NZBA members the following benefits:
Professional ICT consultation - TEAMnetwork is an engineering led company. Our success can be determined in several ways. In our view, the best measurement of success is not determined by us at all – but rather by our clients. Using this as a measure, our successes include:
- Maintaining computer systems – servers, notebooks, PDA’s, printers and workstations
- Provisioning and implementing new IT equipment – hardware, network and software
- Supplying quality IT products at preferential rates – a great deal every time
- Structuring IT systems that continually meet and often exceed the needs of the business
- Support and advising our customers on best business practices to reduce risk
Ph 0800 832 663 - www.TEAMNetwork.co.nz
Dragon Legal Speech Recognition Software
Dragon personal speech recognition solutions, can increase productivity & positively impact the transcription process. For a limited time, Sound Business Systems are offering NZ Bar Association members 15% off the standard purchase price of Dragon Legal.
Click here to read more about Dragon Legal
See what some of our legal customers have to say about Dragon Legal by viewing these short videos:
Ashley Marsh is a lawyer of the Northern Territory and practices in commercial and corporate law at the firm Bowden McCormack.
Ashley has extensive experience working with individuals, public and private companies, incorporated associations and government departments. See how Dragon speech recognition helps Ashley to be effective and productive.
Click here to view (video length 1:27min)
Mark Robinson is a Senior Counsel in Sydney with Maurice Byers Chambers. He has used Dragon since 1993 in his practice. Mark provides a great demonstration here.
Click here to view (video length 2:44min)
The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG is a long-time Dragon user. Here, he gives us a quick overview of his experience using Dragon.
Click here to view (video length 1:27min)
Want more information? Download our on-demand legal webinar here:
- Understand how voice recognition solutions can help you increase efficiency, billable work and ultimately better serve your clients
- Learn how challenges in the document process affect client demands for efficiency and accountability
- See Dragon in action on screen.
Moore Stephens Markhams
Moore Stephens Markhams acts for a large number of barristers and can assist them with
accounting and financial services. Click here for more information on Moore Stephens Markhams services. NZBA members receive a one hour free consultation and 10% off the first year’s accountancy fee.
NZBA members click here for more information to access the Moore Stephens Markhams member benefit.
Legal Accounting Bureau
Legal Accounting Bureau offers outsourced administration support to busy legal professionals. Keep track of all debtors, access accurate cashflow reports, keep accurate tracking of all unbilled time and take the headache out of tax returns. Legal Accounting Bureau offers NZBA members reduced joining fees.
Click here for more information on Legal Accounting Bureau's services.
NZBA members click here for more information on accessing the Legal Accounting Bureau member benefit.
E-Discovery Consulting can navigate you through the challenges of the discovery process by providing efficient processes and technology solutions to optimise your legal expertise.
NZBA members receive a 10% discount off the standard rate.
Click here for more information on E-Discovery Consulting.
NZBA members click here for more information on accessing the E-Discovery Consulting member benefit.
Revolutionise your filing system. Filecorp provide a wide range of record and information management solutions to help you save time, space and money.
Click here for more information about Filecorp.
NZBA members click here for more information on accessing substantial discounts on most products, and a no obligation consultation.
Rocketspark is a website builder and makes it easy for anyone to build a great looking website and keep it updated with fresh content. Save thousands on the setup of a new website.
Click here to read more about Rocketspark.
NZBA members receive a 10% discount on design costs and monthly subscription for website development and hosting.
NZBA members click here for more information on accessing the Rocketspark member benefit.
Automated Templates offers a simplified solution to creating consistent, professional looking documents by customising Microsoft Word to meet your requirements.
Click here for more information about Automated Templates' services.
Automated Templates offers a 10% discount on their standard hourly rate to NZBA members. NZBA members click here for information on accessing the Automated Templates member benefit.
EPIQ Transcription Typing and Proofreading Services
Epiq offers a full range of transcription options and complementary services such as copy typing and proofreading.
Epiq offers 10% discount on all transcription for NZBA members - please note a handling and processing fee may apply. For further information and to obtain a quote, email Epiq by clicking here, call (03) 366 9671 or contact via www.epiqglobal.com/en-nz/
JAS Transcription Typing
If you need typing or document formatting done, an experienced Legal Secretary/PA is available to assist. Fast turnaround of work, accuracy and confidentiality assured.
A 5% discount on hourly rate is offered to NZBA members. NZBA members click here for information on accessing this member benefit.