Partner in Weston Ward & Lascelles, Christchurch
Kristy was elected as the Chair of Law Alliance New Zealand in 2019, and prior to that was a member of the LANZ Executive from October 2014.
Kristy graduated from the University of Canterbury in 1985.
She joined the firm Weston Ward & Lascelles in 1986 and became a Partner in 1991.
Kristy has practised as a litigator for many years and has a wide range of experience in all areas of law. Her speciality is in Family Law. She has been appointed by the Court to represent children and young people in the Family Court, the High Court and Youth Court.
Kristy is married to Nigel and they have three daughters.