Our Team

Meet the Friendly Fencible Law team:

Richard Galbraith LLB

Director / Lawyer

Richard Galbraith has been involved in the legal profession since 1990 either as a salaried lawyer, Partner, sole practitioner or legal software developer. Prior to the developments of KeyTrack's conveyancing software and Richard's online directory, Conveyancing.co.nz, Richard owned and managed Galbraiths, a law firm that today still acts for many Howick and Pakuranga residents. Richard sold Galbraiths in 2006 to focus on his internet ventures and has re-entered the profession with the KeyTrack business still in his ownership. Email richard at richard@fenciblelaw.co.nz or click below.

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Leanne Swan (nee Burke) LLB/BSocSc

Associate Solicitor

Leanne grew up in Northland. She qualified from Waikato University with both Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Social Sciences degrees and was admitted to the NZ Bar as a barrister and solicitor in 2004.
Leanne initially worked for a small law firm on the Auckland city fringe. She then had 10 years working in a mid-sized law firm in the Auckland CBD where she gained valuable experience in the area of General Practice including conveyancing, property, commercial, trusts, estates and elder law.
Leanne is very friendly, personable and very client focused. It is important to her that the clients know they can rely on her to look after their interests. She firmly believes that it is essential to get to know clients well so that you can provide the best possible service for their specific sets of circumstances.
Leanne lives locally and has a young family. Email Leanne at leanne@fenciblelaw.co.nz or click on the below.

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Toni Beazley-Field NZILE Fellow

Registered Legal Executive

Toni is a Registered Legal Executive. She joined Fencible Law from Botany Law. Prior to that she had worked for 10 years as a Legal Executive for the late David Thwaite. Toni has had 18 years experience in local firms and has a vast range of Property Law skills. She has a cheerful, can do attitude and goes to great lengths to ensure that her clients are provided with great legal services. Toni works closely with Richard Galbraith, as well as maintaining and growing her existing client base. Email Toni at toni@fenciblelaw.co.nz or click below.

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Kim Galbraith BCom

Practice Manager / Accountant

Kim worked for 15 years in an accounting firm based in Ponsonby before joining Richard at Galbraiths Lawyers where she worked for 10 years, giving her a vast knowledge of both accounting and Law. She now manages the practice and accounts for Fencible Law. Email Kim at kim@fenciblelaw.co.nz or click below.

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Lisa Allen

Legal Secretary

Lisa initially joined our firm as our Receptionist / Legal Secretary.  In 2018 Lisa’s role changed from that of receptionist to being a full secretarial role and the Personal Assistant to two authors. She has had a lot of experience dealing with clients due to being in similar roles, for both legal firms and other service companies, since leaving school. She is an extremely friendly, bubbly and welcoming person and it is a pleasure to have Lisa as part of our team. Lisa lives locally with her family. Email Lisa at lisa@fenciblelaw.co.nz or click below.

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Sasha Koch BA

Legal Secretary / Receptionist

 

Sasha lives locally with her family. She grew up in the Howick area and attended Macleans College and then went on to attend Auckland University where she gained a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Anthropology.
Sasha joined Fencible Law after working as a Personal Assistant / Legal Secretary for a mid-sized law firm in the Auckland CBD. Within our team Sasha has a very busy role as receptionist, legal secretary and Personal Assistant to Richard. She is warm, welcoming, friendly and very personable. It is a pleasure to have Sasha as part of our team and we are sure you will find her a pleasure to deal with as your first point of contact with our firm. Email Sasha at sasha@fenicblelaw.co.nz or click below.

Sasha lives locally with her family. She grew up in the Howick area and attended Macleans College and then went on to attend Auckland University where she gained a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Anthropology.Sasha joined Fencible Law after working as a Personal Assistant / Legal Secretary for a mid-sized law firm in the Auckland CBD. Within our team Sasha has a very busy role as receptionist, legal secretary and Personal Assistant to Richard. She is warm, welcoming, friendly and very personable. It is a pleasure to have Sasha as part of our team and we are sure you will find her a pleasure to deal with as your first point of contact with our firm. Email Sasha at sasha@fenicblelaw.co.nz or click below.

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