Jess MacLellan


LLB, Waikato University Admitted as Barrister and Solicitor (2011)

Specialist practice areas

  • Family Law
  • Personal Property Rights
  • Relationship Property
  • Mental Health
  • Lawyer for Child


Jess grew up in Gisborne and studied a double degree of Law and Social Sciences at the University of Waikato. Since being admitted to the Bar, she has practiced in both Gisborne and Rotorua. Jess has experience over a range of areas of law, but has a particular focus on litigation and family matters. She is also a mental health advocate.