Exceptional legal service. Friendly approachable people.


For all life’s matters, the team at Gifford Devine have your back. Since 1896, our lawyers have been providing straight-talking, practical advice and advocacy to people, families and businesses in Hawke’s Bay.

As your legal champions, we’ll serve you as a trusted adviser, listen to your needs, offer plain English advice, and find a solution to get you the best possible outcome.

We have the expertise to identify potential legal issues, to help you make important decisions, and to realise your goals. We’re your legal champions for all reasons and at all stages of life.

Latest News

Three tips for property buyers and sellers

As always, we like to finish up the round of articles with three helpful hints for buying and selling property.


Buying a house? Don’t sign just yet...

So you’ve viewed numerous homes and have finally found one that you think you’d like to buy.