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Isabel graduated from the University of Waikato in 2009 with a Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours and multiple Top Student prizes. Prior to University she gained extensive experience in law firms working her way up from office junior to secretary whilst obtaining the Legal Executive Certificate.
Isabel grew up on a dairy farm in Dargaville, where she also attended primary, intermediate and high school. Most of her family and friends still reside in the Northland area from Dargaville and Whangarei to the Bay of Islands.
In her spare time, she enjoys socialising over coffee and wine as well as a range of outdoor activities such as surfing, snowboarding, fishing, free-diving and deer stalking.
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Himanshu has practised law in NZ, and in India where he ran his own firm for nearly 20 years – and where he was also a Judge. Being a british colony, India’s legal system is based on the same common law legal system that New Zealand’s is based on.
Himanshu speaks fluent Gujarati and Hindi but also understands some Marathi, Bangla and Punjabi
Other than law (which is in his blood – his father is still practicing at 81), Himanshu’s other main passion is acting. Himanshu features as the shop keeper on several instant kiwi adds and was on New Zealand’s own Shortland Street television program, as Shanti’s uncle Vijay Kumar between 2007 and 2009.
09 430 0503 [email protected]
Karen is a legal assistant and joined Regent Law from South Africa where she worked for many years as a legal secretary and qualified as a Paralegal. Karen is currently training to be a legal executive.
Prue JamesLegal Assistant
Prue is an online legal assistant assisting mainly with our conveyancing workflow. She has been with the firm since February 2015 and previously worked at other local law firms.
Roshell EdlinLegal Assistant
Roshell is an online legal assistant assisting mainly with conveyancing, wills and general private client work. She has been with the firm since 2015 and previously worked at SwanLaw.
Gemma AlcordoLegal Assistant (Accounts)
Gemma is a legal assistant. Originally from the Philippines, Gemma speaks Filipino. Gemma is an experienced barista – a valuable skill in any legal practice!
Andrew BlakeOffice Manager (IT)
Andrew’s background is fishing and IT, the most important skills for managing the office of a law firm.
Connor Teh-HallLegal Assistant (IT)
Connor is Whangarei born and raised and has a strong IT (Computer Science) background. Connor helps to constantly improve the various systems that make Regent Law different to most other law firms in New Zealand.
LunaHead of security
Luna has been with Regent Law for several years. Her main role is as the head of security. She is responsible for deciding who is allowed in and who isn’t. Unfortunately Luna is known to be susceptible to bribery so often does allow the wrong people through.