Kathryn James – Partner

Professional Expertise
Advising individuals on all property matters, including relationship property, drafting wills, establishment of family trusts and estate planning, residential conveyancing and commercial property transactions.

Advising small and medium sized corporate clients from incorporation to administration of company affairs.

Administering deceased estates and trusts.

Qualifications
LLB (Otago, 1979), Post-grad Diploma in Law (with Credit, 1981) Notary Public (2009)

Admitted
Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand, 1980.

Background
Kathy James practised in Dunedin and Invercargill, before travelling overseas. She joined Derek Broadmore in 1991 and became a partner of the firm.Throughout her career she has practised in property and commercial law, acting for a range of clients including corporates, individuals and trustees

Personal Interests
Family life, reading for leisure, quilting, sudoku, gardening and home improvements.