Experience is Everything.

Meet the Team


We will work with you to ensure you achieve the best possible outcome and receive the best possible legal experience.

We are committed to our clients big and small. From New Zealand’s largest companies to personal and family issues and everything in-between, we exist for you. Govett Quilliam is one of Taranaki’s most-trusted law firms. 

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Peter Rothwell
Finance and Technology Manager

Personal Assistants

Carolyn Voce
Personal Assistant
Julie Peterson
Personal Assistant
Kirsten Dawson
HR Coordinator / Administrative Assistant
Maree Kivell
Personal Assistant
Paula McKay
Executive Assistant
Rachel Roberts
Personal Assistant
Karen Slater
Personal Assistant
Sherianne Taingahue
Administrative Assistant
Sarah Payne
Digital and Legal Support

Client Trust

Linda Welch
Client Trust Manager
Trina Jury
Client Trust Manager

Administrative Support Staff

Abbie Southcombe
Client Experience and Marketing Coordinator
Courtenay Miller
Team Experience and Administration Support
Tracey Fletcher
Compliance and Information Administrator
Lea Bernasconi
Trust Account Administrator
Heather Ryan
Administrative Assistant