Emma van der Kley
Trusts & Estates
Emma is an Associate in the Trusts & Estates team at Saunders Robinson Brown.
Emma has a particular focus on reviewing Trust structures and providing advice following the enactment of the Trusts Act 2019 as well as assisting clients with succession planning including preparing and advising on Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney. She works with our clients to put in place plans that work for them whilst also managing the fluid nature of their legal needs.
Emma’s industry experience and empathetic and personalised approach helps ensure our clients can be at ease and achieve the right outcome for their individual needs.
Emma graduated from the University of Canterbury in 2013 with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in Political Science and Psychology.
Assisting and providing general advice on the removal, retirement and appointment of trustees
Advising on the transfer of personal property to Trusts
Reviewing existing Trust structures
Advising clients following the enactment of the Trusts Act 2019
Assisting clients with succession planning
Preparing and advising on Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney
Member of the New Zealand Law Society
Member of the Parent Information Group for the Christchurch Neonatal Unit
Member of the Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury - Child Health Advisory Council