Mahafrin Variava

Mahafrin is a Senior Solicitor at our Auckland office.

Her experience includes advising corporations and government entities on immigration matters but on a larger scale, assisting families, individuals and private clients on their immigration journey. During her career, Mahafrin has …

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Stephanie Bode

Stephanie is a solicitor in the corporate team, specialising in banking and finance, where she assists with all aspects of banking and financial services law, relating to both domestic and international transactions.

In addition to her banking and finance work, …

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Kieran Miller

Kieran is a Senior Solicitor in the Queenstown office.

He has a wide range of experience having started his legal career in a small Dunedin law firm before moving to a top tier global accounting firm where he worked in …

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Cameron Hart

Cameron first joined Lane Neave as an intern in 2017 and is now a Law Clerk in our Christchurch office. He assists the Corporate team with a wide range of matters.

Cameron is currently completing his professionals course and plans …

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Max Taylor-Smith

Max is a member of the litigation and dispute resolution team. He has experience in general practice, advising clients on a range of commercial, employment and construction matters with a focus on civil litigation and insolvency.

He has appeared at …

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Petrea Parkhill

Petrea Parkhill is a solicitor in the Life Law team in Auckland.

Petrea is originally from Canterbury where she completed her schooling and later her degree at the University of Canterbury in 2014 before heading north.

She has experience in …

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Aidan Ryan

Aidan is a Solicitor in our Christchurch office. He assists the Building and Construction team with a wide range of matters, including the front end aspects of construction projects and reviewing agreements for services.  Aidan prides himself on his attention …

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Sam Crosbie

Sam is a senior solicitor in the Lane Neave litigation team who specialises in commercial litigation and dispute resolution and has appeared in both the District Court and High Court.

With a background in advising on commercial, company and residential …

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Josh Templeton

Josh is an immigration law specialist based in Wellington who advises employers and employees, private individuals and families on a broad range of immigration matters.

He has experience across a wide range of immigration matters, including temporary and resident class …

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Shi Sheng Cai (Shoosh)

Shoosh is a specialist immigration lawyer based in the Lane Neave Christchurch office.

He is experienced in preparing a range of visa applications. He provides advice on complicated matters including character and medical waivers, previously declined applications, section 61 requests, …

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