Vanessa has a wide ranging practice including estate planning, trusts and property, with particular expertise in subdivisions.
She enjoys acting for people buying their first home through to developers completing large subdivisions.
Vanessa grew up in Whangarei, and following her studies in Otago, worked as a staff solicitor in Whangarei before becoming a partner in a local law firm in 1998. She joined WRMK’s property team in 2001 (then known as Webb Ross).
Vanessa also enjoys being part of the local community. Currently she is a member of the Hospice Girls Club which organises the successful Hospice House Tour.
Vanessa combines work with being the mother of two school-age children. In her spare time she enjoys walking, yoga, reading and spending time with her family.
- Forming family trusts as a means of asset protection for young couples starting out in business.
- Subdivisions throughout the North.
- Complex refinancing under time pressure.
LLB, University of Otago