A visit by a field agent has proven to be an effective way to re-engage with clients or debtors and to ensure compliance of contractual and legal obligations. The Neill Group provides nationwide asset recovery and field agent related services to a number of commercial and government clients with exceptional feedback regarding the high-level execution of our services.
The Neill Group also provides a diverse range of commercial and private investigation services to assists legal firms with document serving (legal process serving), tracing witnesses, formal interviews, litigation disputes and trademark infractions for legal cases.
Dion Neill and his associates also provides high-level security, close personal protection and risk management for clients who are concerned about threats to their organisation, people, assets or information.
The Neill Group is the preferred provider to a number of legal firms, government agencies, commercial entities and high-profile clients. At The Neill Group, we are committed to providing service excellence and tangible results by utilising the unique skill set of former members of the law enforcement, military and intelligence community.
A key to the success of our nationwide field services team is a proven structured process that utilises the experience of field agents who have the ability to communicate with people at every level.
The Neill Group operates New Zealand’s largest nationwide network of contracted field agents and licensed repossession agents covering every district and region of New Zealand.
Our field agents are skilled at deescalating conflict, negotiating payment arrangements and ensuring compliance with contract and legal obligations.The Neill Group’s nationwide field agents communicate effectively with people in our community who respond best to a personal visit, including: habitual debtors, multi-cultural clients and people with disabilities, addiction issues or mental health problems.
The Neill Group has many years of experience managing sensitive issues that require a high level of care because of potential damage to a clients brand or market reputation. In some cases, clients or debtors are unable to be contacted by telephone or by post, the best solution is a personal visit to their last known address or a discreet visit to their workplace.
Field visits are a powerful tool when assessing an individuals circumstances and the potential for debt recovery, collecting payments, or simply making informed decision based on accurate information. A personal visit is also a valuable means of determining the condition and location of secured assets or for verifying information.
The Neill Group’s nationwide field services team are training in conducting interviews and pre-disconnection discussions on behalf of utility company’s. The Neill Group’s nationwide field services team also negotiate payment arrangements or settlements based on the parameters set by clients, together with an assessment of the overall financial position of the debtor.
Comprehensive written and photographic reports and provided to aid informed decision making, while maintaining our adherence to absolute regulatory compliance at all times.
A number of our field agents are also licensed as private investigators with a background in law enforcement and many years of experience working with sensitive and complex matters that require a high level of diplomacy.
Nationwide Document Serving (Legal Process Servers)
The Neill Group are Wellington’s longest established nationwide provider of document serving, legal process serving and para-legal support services with an extensive nationwide network of highly experienced document and legal process servers in every area, district and region of New Zealand.
The Neill Group serves all New Zealand legal documents, including all district court, high court and family court legal proceedings along with dissolution of marriage (divorce documents), international legal process, statutory demand notices, witness summonses, subpoenas, eviction notices, charging documents for government agencies and a range of documents that require personal service.
Our highly experienced legal process servers in the greater Wellington region and throughout New Zealand serve documents on behalf of government departments, law enforcement agencies, legal firms, debt collection company’s and private individuals.
The widespread nature of our agents and associates allows us to have a detailed knowledge of local geography and the individuals who are the subject of legal proceedings, this insight provides a beneficial edge in carrying out your instructions with a high degree of efficiency using years of gathered intelligence.
The serving of documents and legal process can prove challenging when the defendant is actively avoiding service. When this is the case, employing a professional and experienced legal process server is the best option to ensure the defendant is served in accordance with court rules and legal requirements.
Asset Recovery (Repossessions)
Dion Neill is licensed to carry out repossession services by the Private Security Personnel Licensing Authority. Dion is the agent of choice for a number of New Zealand’s leading banks, financial institutions and government agencies.
Dion contracts only licensed repossession agents for all commercial evictions, repossessions and asset recoveries. Dion will not engage in any repossession activities for private clients or assignments that include the repossession of household chattels or personal property used as security on personal finance agreements.
The Neill Group carries out commercial evictions when the property owner or landlord has the legal right to re-enter a premises as a result of arrears on a commercial rental or lease agreement. Evictions will only be carried out when the legal right to enter has been confirmed, this also applies to company liquidation’s and receivership.
New Zealand & Worldwide
The Neill Group are based in Wellington with a strategic nationwide network of contracted licensed private investigators, security specialists, field agents, repossession agents and legal process servers in every area, district and region of New Zealand, including:
Northland, Whangarei, Auckland, Wellsford, Warkworth, Orewa, Albany, Takapuna, Mangere, Manurewa, Pukekohe, Coromandel Peninsular, Thames, Waihi, Whangamata, Whitianga, Waikato, Hamilton, Te Awamutu, Cambridge, Huntly, Morrinsville, Matamata, Putaruru, Tokoroa, Otorohanga, King Country, Taumarunui, Te Kuiti, Waitomo, Bay of Plenty, Tauranga, Te Puke, Whakatane, Kawerau, Opotiki, Rotorua, Taupo, Turangi, Murupara, East Cape, Gisborne, Tolaga Bay, Tokomaru Bay, Ruatoria, Te Kaha, Taranaki, Wanganui, New Plymouth, Stratford, Hawera, Waitara, Inglewood, Manawatu, National Park, Waiouru, Taihape, Palmerston North, Marton, Bulls, Feilding, Ashhurst, Foxton, Horowhenua, Levin, Otaki, Kapiti, Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Paekakariki, Wellington, Plimmerton, Porirua, Tawa, Johnsonville, Upper Hutt, Lower Hutt, Wainuiomata, Hawkes Bay, Wairoa, Napier, Hastings, Havelock, Waipukurau, Dannevirke, Wairarapa: Featherston, Pahiatua, Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Tasman, Nelson, Blenheim, Picton, Motueka, West Coast, Westport, Greymouth, Hokitika, Wanaka, Queenstown, Twizel, Alexander, Te Anau, Canterbury, Christchurch, Kaikoura, Ashburton, Southland, Timaru, Oamaru, Dunedin, Invercargill, Balclutha, Mossburn, Gore.