Paul Sandford has been in practice since 1973, specialising in commercial law, trusts, rural law, general property and contract law. He is involved in a number of community organisations, both as a member and as an honorary solicitor.
Brendan Wall, Partner
Brendan Wall has been working in law since November 1987. He studied at Otago University before working in Invercargill. He then moved to Rotorua in 1992 where he has remained since. His principal areas of practice are property, trusts, estate planning, relationship property, company work and subdivision work. He also has experience in the family and civil courts.
Ben Sandford, Solicitor
Ben Sandford grew up in Rotorua and studied at Victoria University. After being admitted to the bar in 2002, he moved overseas and represented New Zealand in Skeleton racing, competing in three Winter Olympics. He retired in 2014 and was elected as the vice president of legal affairs of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation.
He is currently a member of the WADA Athlete Committee and the NZOC Athlete Commission. Once he finished an LLM in international sports law through ISDE in Spain, Sandford moved back to Rotorua where he is now practising law.
Samantha Sandford, Associate
Donna Hewson, Practice Manager
For more than 15 years, Donna Hewson has gained invaluable experience working in law firms around Rotorua.
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