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Graham Takarangi


Graham is the Principal of the firm. He specialises in family law including relationship property in all Courts. He also regularly appears in the District Court on criminal and civil matters, and in the Employment Tribunal and Court; and before the Maori Land Court at all levels. He has a long and experienced background in all of the services the firm offers to clients.

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Hayley Lewis


Hayley is our Legal Executive who attends to all our conveyancing of residential, commercial and farming sales and purchases. She also administers deceased estates, and arranges for Wills, EPOA’s and Trusts. Hayley has been employed by the firm since October 1997 firstly as receptionist/office administrator and then taking on the role as Legal Executive from August 2001.

Email:  hayley.lewis@gtakarangi.co.nz

Mobile:  021 0797846


Kelly Morris


Kelly is an experienced Registered Legal Executive who attends to all matters in relation to property, commercial, estates, Wills, and Powers of Attorney in our Palmerston North office. Kelly provides friendly, high-quality legal services with a friendly and approachable manner.  Contact Kelly now.

Email:  kelly.morris@gtakarangi.co.nz

Phone: 06 355 8036

Mobile: 027 8739877




Lynne Barnes


Lynne is Secretary/PA to our Principal and attends to all dictation and secretarial needs within the office and liasing with clients and other law firms in the completion of appointments and documents. Her role also encompasses assisting with reception and Trust Account operations as required. Lynne has been employed by the firm since September 2003.




Sarah Reed


Sarah is the newest addition to our firm.  Sarah is our friendly receptionist/office administrator.  Her role as receptionist is to meet and greet all clients to the firm, running the Trust Account and other general office duties such as accounts, GST/PAYE and providing administrative assistance to all in the firm when needed.

Sarah is currently on Maternity Leave.