Senior Lawyer - LLB, BA (Hons)
David is a member of the litigation team. His specialist areas are civil litigation, relationship property, and contentious trust and estate matters. David regularly appears in the District, Family and High Court.
David is a Whangarei local. He has degrees in Law and History from Victoria University of Wellington. He was admitted to the bar at the Whangarei High Court in 2015.
Outside of law, David is an avid reader and moviegoer. He is also involved in various community organisations and is a member of the Howard League for Penal Reform.
Contact David Adams
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David Adams's Specialist Services
Disputes come in lots of different forms so you need different tools to sort them out. Sometimes you can’t avoid going to court. Sometimes you can get a better result with mediation or arbitration.
Relationship and family property
Make sure your personal matters are in order. We can help with pre-nuptial contracting out agreements, separation agreements, property sharing agreements, powers of attorney, living wills and advanced care directions, personal and property rights applications, and elder care issues.
David Adams's Blog Posts
Gifting: about more than what we give at Christmas time
June 01, 2017
If you think gifting is all about beautifully wrapped Christmas presents then think again. This blog post explores acrimonious court cases about gifting.
Contesting a Will: The ins and outs of your Will and who can lay claim to your assets
April 20, 2017
Your Will can be contested and it happens more often than people realise. Despite the law around contesting Wills existing in New Zealand for over a century, many people are surprised to discover their will can be challenged.