Many legal minds making NZ LAW work

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Gifford Devine


Hawke's Bay




Arbitration and Mediation, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Civil Litigation, Company and Partnership, Competition and Regulatory, Computers and ICT Law, Construction, Employment, Family, Forestry, Franchising, Health Law, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International Law, IP - Media - Technology, Local Government, Maori and the Treaty of Waitangi, Mergers - Acquisitions and Takeovers, Privacy, Private Equity, Property - Land and Conveyancing, Public and Administrative Law, Receiverships/Insolvency, Resource Management and Environment, Sports Law and Administration, Superannuation, Tax, Transport, Trusts - Wills and Estates, Venture Capital

For all life’s matters, the team at Gifford Devine have your back. Since 1896, our lawyers have been providing straight-talking, practical advice and advocacy to people, families and businesses in Hawke’s Bay.

As your legal champions, we’ll serve you as a trusted adviser, listen to your needs, offer plain English advice, and find a solution to get you the best possible outcome.

We have the expertise to identify potential legal issues, to help you make important decisions, and to realise your goals. We’re your legal champions for all reasons and at all stages of life.


Angela Davies
Neil Dent
James Drysdale
Andrew Harris
Louise Laugesen
Heidi Oliver
Ingrid Squire
Iain Taylor
Rachel Vokes


Trust House
206 Queen Street East
Hastings, 4122



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