Sharon Knowles

Partner, Ōtepoti | Dunedin

LLB, University of Otago


d: +64 3 467 7178

m: +64 27 277 2026


Sharon specialises in commercial property, with a focus on corporate and local authority work. She joined Anderson Lloyd in 2002 and is based in the Dunedin office.

Sharon’s property practice includes some of Dunedin’s and the South Island’s largest property and infrastructure owners and local authorities. She assists clients with property purchases and sales, commercial leasing and portfolio management. Sharon works alongside our infrastructure and local authority experts on property matters involving local government legislation, the Public Works Act and other regulatory matters.

In addition, Sharon is an expert in working with Anderson Lloyd’s large private client base in structuring their personal affairs. Sharon runs Anderson Lloyd’s Private Client offering. Her team supports all aspects of residential property, trusts, will and estates planning as well as supporting the business operations of these clients.

Sharon prides herself on being approachable and proactive. She enjoys building lasting relationships and working with clients to meet their objectives.

Sharon is on the Dunedin branch committee of the New Zealand Property Council Otago chapter and has been instrumental in setting up “Women in Property” in Dunedin.