Matthew is Harkness Henry’s managing partner and plays an active role in managing the business of providing high quality legal services to Harkness Henry’s clients. He also leads Harkness Henry’s private client practice.
Matthew acts for a diverse range of private individuals, trusts and companies, providing practical advice about estate planning and administration, relationship property issues, governance structures and property transactions and financing. He is available in Harkness Henry’s Paeroa office on Tuesdays and in Hamilton during the rest of the week.
Over recent years, due to his expertise in trust and relationship property law, Matthew has been contracted by the Lawlink Group to draft, review and update many of the Lawlink precedent documents used by Lawlink firms nationwide.
Matthew has a masters degree in law with first class honours, and is committed to using his skills and experience to provide prompt, practical advice to all of his clients.
Outside the office, Matthew enjoys spending time with his family and exploring New Zealand’s great outdoors.