| Michael Stephens BA, LLB – Managing Director
Michael is one of New Zealand’s leading film & entertainment lawyers. Over his 30-plus year legal career he has advised clients on matters relating to:
He has close ties to Wellington’s film and creative industries and has a strong interest in fostering business between New Zealand, Asia and the US.
| Alan Henwood BA, LLB – Director
Alan’s experience over the past 35 years began as a specialist property and trust practitioner. In addition to general practice and commercial law advice, his key practice areas include:
Alan is widely published on the Unit Titles Act 2010 and leads the firm’s dispute resolution practice.
| Brian Geary LLB, DipBusAdmin, DipCorpMgt – Consultant
Brian is an experienced barrister and solicitor. Over his 45-plus year legal career he has advised clients on matters relating to:
He is a member of the NZ Law Society and an associate member of the Auckland District Law Society, and past president of the Corporate Lawyers Association and former member of Chartered Secretaries New Zealand Inc. (now Governance New Zealand).
| Claire Maddocks, NZILE Associate – Senior Associate, Legal Executive
Claire is an experienced legal executive, dealing principally with private clients.
She advises on estate planning matters including trust formation, residential conveyancing,
gifting, wills and enduring powers of attorney.
Claire manages a large part of the firm’s trust practice and attends to estate administration
and related matters.Claire is a Registered Associate of the New Zealand Institute of Legal Executives
and an Associate Member of the New Zealand Law Society.
DDI: 04 915 9586
M: 021 772 414
| Michelle Quek BCA, LLB – Associate Lawyer
Michelle is a commercial lawyer with expertise in general practice, commercial and corporate legal issues. She has advised clients on trust structures and asset protection, commercial leasing and the acquisition of commercial and residential, business and property.