John French LL.B
John is the firm's senior partner and has practised in Invercargill for over 40 years. He is vastly experienced in all aspects of civil litigation, including building disputes, business and property contracts, insolvency and debt recovery.
He has appeared on many occasions in the District and High Courts.
John is also well versed and a recognised specialist on the often complex law of matrimonial and relationship property, and has prepared many "contracting out" and property division agreements. He appears regularly as counsel in the Family Court on property cases.
His thoroughness and legal knowledge is justifiably well recognised.
He is a past president of the Southland District Law Society (now a branch of the New Zealand Law Society). John has also been a member of the New Zealand Law Society Civil Litigation and Tribunals committee.
Outside office hours his interests include rugby, cricket, music, Rotary and holidaying in Queenstown.