Partner, Ōtepoti | Dunedin
BA, LLB, University of Otago
Vanessa is a Partner in our Property and Private Client team. She joined Anderson Lloyd’s Queenstown office in August 2004, and moved to the Dunedin office in early 2019. Vanessa is a property specialist with expertise in rural property, subdivisions and property transactions, estate planning and trust law.
Vanessa also has considerable experience in consents and approvals, conservation estate, district and regional plans and tourism.
Vanessa has a diverse property law practice and has become a trusted adviser to a broad range of clients including private and corporate entities. Her range of experience, both in New Zealand and the UK, assists her to understand different clients’ needs, the complexities of their legal matters and to negotiate successfully with third parties.
Vanessa is focused on understanding what her clients are looking to achieve and then working to get the desired outcome in a timely manner. It is important to Vanessa that her clients feel they can ring her at any time to ask questions or discuss their issues.
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