Claudia Leathart, Solicitor

Professional Expertise

All property matters including relationship property, drafting wills and enduring powers of attorney, trust and estate planning, estate administration, residential conveyancing and commercial property transactions.


LLB (University of Otago, 2016) BA (University of Otago, 2016)


Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand, 2017


Following her graduation at the University of Otago, Claudia began her legal career at a property firm in Auckland in 2017 where she specialised in relationship property, estate planning and estate administration, as well as residential conveyancing and general property law advice. At the beginning of 2019, Claudia embarked on an overseas adventure where she worked as a Paralegal in Residential Developments at a large London firm following a few months of travels around Europe. Claudia joined McBride Davenport James in July 2020.

Personal Interests

Reading, keeping fit, skiing, spending time with friends and family