Joining us from Burnard Bull, Bernadette moved to Gisborne from Pleasant Point in South Canterbury in January 2019. She completed her LLB in 2005 and was admitted to the Bar in 2006. As a solicitor, Bernadette has worked at the Public Trust in Christchurch and law firms in Ashburton, Gore and Geraldine. Prior to completing her law degree, she had gathered a wealth of legal secretarial / legal executive experience including working at the Whangarei Courthouse and a number of law firms in Whangarei, Invercargill and Christchurch.
Bernadette is getting to know Gisborne and enjoys spending time with her partner on their lifestyle block.