John Kirkby, Principal, is supported by Catherine Poppelwell, Paralegal, Sally Kirkby, Office manager, and his loyal canine Freddy who you will usually find lying in the sunny spots around the office.
John is a long-serving and experienced lawyer who has worked in many aspects of the law. He has a practical, pragmatic approach with his work and cuts to the chase when necessary. John is a good listener when taking instructions, has a great understanding and an empathetic approach to his clients' needs.
Cat graduated from Auckland University in 2001 and has practiced in a wide range of areas. Commencing her career in the legal arms of 2 of the "Big 4" tax firms, Cat's expertise ranges from international, corporate work to residential, transactional work. Friendly and approachable, Cat will always work hard to find solutions for whatever challenges you bring her.
Sally joined Kirkby Law after moving to Auckland having run her own business in Wellington for many years. She has exceptional administration skills and a friendly, welcoming approach to clients and their needs.