We are BANNISTER & von DADELSZEN - Hawke's Bay Lawyers

Excellence In Law

Our Teams

Family Law Team

With clients ranging from children in need of care and protection, couples partnering or separating and the elderly who may be suffering from failing physical or mental health, our family team of Martin (Team Leader) and Elizabeth are there to help.

Property, Commercial & Personal Services Team

Providing comprehensive advice to a broad range of clients throughout NZ, we enjoy working with our clients to achieve the best legal outcomes. Don’t like the small print? We love it!

Administration Team

Our friendly first point of contact, the BvonD admin team can direct your enquiry if you are unsure which of the other teams to contact directly.


With the introduction of the Traffic Light System we have made some changes to protect our clients and our staff. From 3 December 2021:

✓ access to our office will be by appointment only
✓ you will need to present your My Vaccine Pass
✓ you will be required to scan or sign in
✓ masks will be compulsory.

If you are not able to meet the above requirements, please contact us to discuss.

Call our friendly team to discuss how we can help…

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