Attorneys List

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Attorneys List as of May 2018 (alphabetical order)

Timothy Arnold P.C.
P.O. Box 486, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Ph +682 23 569
Fax +682 23 568
Email: goloco@steamshed.co.ck
Specialties: General Practice in all areas

Hasan Taufiq Choudhury
Amerinz US & NZ Immigration Law Ltd  (also practices Immigration Law in the U.S.)
338 Bucklands Beach Road
Bucklands Beach
Auckland 2012
Ph: + 64 22 088 7920
Email: taufiq@amerinzlegal.co.nz
Specialities: Immigration. Will take cases outside of Auckland. Languages: Bengali, Russian.

Douglas Clemens
O’Sullivan Clemens Lawyers
1181 Arawa St, Rotorua 3010
P O Box 646, Rotorua 3040
Ph: +64 7 347 9479
Fax: +64 7 347 7000
Email: d.clemens@osc.co.nz
Web: www.osclawyers.co.nz
Specialties: Banking/Financial, Commercial/Business Law, Civil Law, Criminal Law, Damages, Commercial Law, Contracts, Transportation Law, Corporations, Estates, Taxes, Government Relations, Labor Relations, Immigration, Auto/Accidents

Ada Echetebu (U.S. lawyer)
Norris Echetebu Law
Level 2, The Axis Building, Suite 8
91 St Georges Bay Road
Parnell 1052, Auckland
New Zealand
Ph: +64 (0) 9 889 2602
Fax: +1 (713) 493 7229
Email: aechetebu@nz-uslegal.co.nz
Web: http://nz-uslegal.co.nz
Specialties: Auto/Accidents, Civil Law, Collections, Commercial Law, Commercial/Business Law, Contracts, Corporations, Criminal Law, Damages, Foreign Investment, Immigration, Insurance, Labor Relations, Marketing Agreements, Patents/Trademarks/Copyrights, Taxes.

David W.R. Dew
Dew and Company Limited
Richmond Court, 4 Richmond Street, Blenheim 7201
P O Box 889, Blenheim 7240
Ph +64 3 577 8858
Fax +64 3 577 8780
Email: david@dewco.co.nz
Web: www.dewco.co.nz
Specialties: Insurance, Banking/Financial, Commercial/Business Law, Foreign Investments, Marketing Agreements, Civil Law, Damages, Government Relations, Commercial Law, Contracts, Transportation Law, Corporations, Aeronautical/Maritime, Estates, Taxes.

Marie Dyhrberg QC
94 Franklin Road, Freemans Bay, Auckland
Ph +64 9 360 4550
Fax +64 9 360 8434
Email: maried@mariedyhrberg.co.nz
Specialties: Criminal and Traffic

Bruce D. Gray
Barrister
Shortland Chambers, 70 Shortland Street, Auckland
P O Box 4338, Auckland
Ph +64 9 307 9811
Fax +64 9 307 1572
Email: bdgray@shortlandchambers.co.nz 
Specialities: Aeronautical/Maritime, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Contracts, Insurance

Grant Alister Harris
Harris Tate Limited
29 Brown Street
Tauranga
Ph +64 7 578 0059
Fax +64 7 5782692
Email: grant@harristate.co.nz

www.harristate.co.nz

Specialities; Banking/Financial, Civil Law, Collections, Commercial/Business Law, Contracts, Corporations, Damages, Estates, Family Law, Foreign Claims, Foreign Investments, Immigration, Insurance, Labor Relations, Marketing Agreements, Marriage/Divorce.  Notary service also provided, and will take cases outside of Tauranga on a case by case basis.

Samuel Hood
Level 7 Norris Ward McKinnon House, 711 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204
Private Bag 3098, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton 3240
Ph: +64 7 834 6000
Fax: +64 7 834 6100
Email: samuel.hood@nwm.co.nz
Web: www.nwm.co.nz
Specialities: Most aspects of law. Has a close professional network with Attorneys in the U.S. Will take cases outside Hamilton.

Hannah Mary Macfarlane
Dew and Company Limited
Richmond Court, 4 Richmond Street, Blenheim 7201
P O Box 889, Blenheim 7240
Ph +64 3 577 8858
Fax +64 3 577 8780
Web: www.dewco.co.nz
Email: Hannah@dewco.co.nz
Specialities: Banking/Finance, Civil Law, Commercial /Business Law, Contracts, Corporations, Damages, Insurance, Labot Relations, marketing Agreements, Patents/Trademarks/Copyrights, Taxes, Transportation Law

Mark Manhire
Manhire and Associates
Level 4, Auckland District Law Society
2 Chancery Street
Auckland City
Email: mark.manhire@manhireassociates.co.nz
Website: www.immigrationlawyer.co.nz
Specialties: New Zealand Immigration Law including urgent visa applications, Criminal defence, Drink drive, Notary Public.

Zachary Daniel Norris (U.S. Lawyer)
Norris Echetebu Law
Level 2, The Axis Building, Suite 8
91 St Georges Bay Road
Parnell 1052, Auckland
New Zealand
Ph: +64 (0) 9 889 2602
Fax: +1 (713) 493 7229
Email: zdnorris@nz-uslegal.co.nz
Web: http://nz-uslegal.co.nz
Specialties: Auto/Accidents, Civil Law, Collections, Commercial Law, Commercial/Business Law, Contracts, Corporations, Criminal Law, Damages, Foreign Investment, Immigration, Insurance, Labor Relations, Marketing Agreements, Patents/Trademarks/Copyrights, Taxes.

Brian S. Palliser
Level 1,
36 Sir William Pickering Drive,
Burnside, Christchurch
Ph +64 3 379 7780
Fax +64 3 379 0392
Email: b.palliser@hlslegal.co.nz
Website: www.hlslegal.co.nz
Specialties: Family Law, Marriage/Divorce, Insurance, Banking/Financial, Commercial/Business Law, Marketing Agreements, Patents/Trademarks/Copyrights, Civil Law, Collections, Commercial L aw, Contracts, Transportation Law, Corporations, Estates, Taxes, Government Relations, Auto/Accidents, Notary Public.

Christopher M. Rickit
Rickit Law
P.O. Box 10 981, The Terrace, Wellington 6143
Level 6, 114 The Terrace, Wellington
Ph +64 4 472 1124
Fax +64 4 499 6059
Email: chris@rickitlaw.co.nz
www.rickitlaw.co.nz
Specialties: Banking/Financial, Commercial/Business Law, Marketing Agreements, Commercial Law, Contracts, Corporations, Estates, Notary Public.

Michael J. Robinson

Turner Hopkins, Solicitors
400 Lake Road
Takapuna
Auckland
Ph  +64 9 486 2169
Fax  +64 9 486 2160
Email: mrobinson@turnerhopkins.co.nz
www.turnerhopkins.co.nz
Specialties: Most aspects of law. Can take cases outside Auckland, and can provide the services of a Notary.

Mark Williams
Lane Neave
Level 6, 3-13 Shortland Street
Auckland 1010
Ph +64 9 300 6263
Fax +64 379 8370
Email: mark.williams@laneneave.co.nz
Web: www.laneneave.co.nz and www.laneneaveimmigration.co.nz
Specialities: Immigration and citizenship. Can take cases outside Auckland, and can provide the services of a certified translator, court reporter/stenographer.

David Gray Young
David Young Barrister
Level 4 Chancery Chambers
Chancery Street
Auckland
Ph +64 9 377 6607
Fax +64 377 6608
Email: dgyoung@xtra.co.nz
Web: www.defencelawyer.co.nz  and www.aucklandefencelawyer.co.nz
Specialites: Criminal law, Narcotics, Transportation Law. Can take some case outside Auckland, Can provide the services of a certified translator, court stenographer, Notary.
Speaks limited Spanish and Mandarin.