OUR TEAM

Craig Nelson Partner Bay Law Office Auckland
PARTNERCRAIG NELSON

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Craig joined as a partner at Bay Law Office in 2016. He is a commercial lawyer with particular expertise in commercial contracts, mergers and acquisitions, business structuring, commercial property, forestry and New Zealand’s climate change laws, including the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS)...

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Peter Jacobson Partner Bay Law Office Auckland
PARTNER PETER JACOBSON

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Peter is a partner at Bay Law Office. He has been a general and commercial lawyer for forty years and has extensive experience. Prior to joining Bay Law Office, Peter practised on his own account in New Lynn. He has enjoyed a variety of legal work that involves dealing with clients on a regular basis...

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Kerry Deane Consultant Bay Law Office Auckland
CONSULTANT KERRY DEANE

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Kerry commenced legal practice as a criminal defence lawyer working in Auckland with a prominent senior criminal lawyer. When the time came in the early 1980s to leave criminal practice, he chose to work in areas where he could engage with the law of contract; a discipline about which he is extremely passionate...

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Senior Associate Alison Dymond Bay Law Office Auckland
SENIOR ASSOCIATE ALISON DYMOND

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Alison is an experienced commercial lawyer and has held corporate/commercial roles with well recognised law firms in Auckland and Bermuda. Alison focuses on providing practical commercial advice for the variety of clients she acts for, from individuals through to small businesses and larger organisations...

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Lucy Wright Solicitor Bay Law Office Auckland
ASSOCIATE LUCY WRIGHT

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Lucy joined Bay Law Office in 2017 after working for a law firm in Ponsonby. She has a wide range of experience in property law, relationship property and trust work, including residential conveyancing, relationship property agreements, and advising on trusts and Retirement Village Occupation Right Agreements...

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Genevieve Kaye Solicitor Bay Law Office Auckland
SOLICITOR GENEVIEVE KAYE

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Genevieve joined Bay Law Office in 2019 after working for a general practice law firm in Parnell.

Genevieve enjoys the diversity of work offered by general law practice...

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Donna Kitchener Legal Executive Bay Law Auckland
SENIOR LEGAL EXECUTIVE DONNA KITCHENER

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Donna is a senior Legal Executive specialising in all matters relating to estate administration. Donna qualified as a Legal Executive in 1993. Prior to joining Bay Law, she worked in a medium sized law firm in the CBD. She is our main point of contact for estate administration, having worked in this area of law for over 20 years....

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Jenny Wilkens Legal Executive Bay Law Office Auckland
SENIOR LEGAL EXECUTIVE JENNY WILKENS

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Jenny is a registered Legal Executive and has over 25 years experience. Jenny originally came from the North of New Zealand and has experience working in both large and small firms. She has considerable experience in residential and commercial conveyancing, estates, trusts, wills and subdivisions...

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Theresa Hyde Legal Executive Bay Law Office
LEGAL EXECUTIVE THERESA HYDE

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Theresa joined Bay Law Office in 2006 as a personal assistant. She brought with her a great deal of experience, having worked in law offices for many years. Theresa is now a fully qualified Legal Executive, having continued her studies through the Open Polytechnic and completing her qualification in October 2019...

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Nicola Gooch PA Bay Law Office Auckland
PERSONAL ASSISTANT NICOLA GOOCH

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Nicola has been the personal assistant to Peter Jacobson for over 30 years. She assists with secretarial and administration duties, and we benefit from her years of experience in a suburban law practice. Nicola takes on many Legal Executive duties and provides support to many of our Bay Law team members...

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Jenna Bowden Receptionist Bay Law Office Auckland
TRUST ACCOUNTANT JUANITA HANCOCK

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Juanita joined Bay Law Office in 2007 after working in a large Auckland city law firm. She looks after the daily management of our trust account. As well as looking after client funds, Juanita is responsible for credit control and a wide variety of admin tasks....

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Jenna Bowden Receptionist Bay Law Office Auckland
RECEPTIONIST/OFFICE ADMIN JENNA BOWDEN

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Jenna commenced work with us in 2006 and is an important part of the Bay Law team. She is usually the first point of contact at our office and can help direct you to the right team member for your enquiry. Jenna is highly experienced in office procedures...

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