Sam de Buyzer


Trusts & Estates


Sam is an Associate in the Trusts & Estates Team at Saunders Robinson Brown.

He specialises in various areas including trusts, estate administration, Occupation Rights Agreements, wills and enduring powers of attorney.

Initially joining the Saunders Robinson Brown Property Team in 2018, Sam then moved into the firm’s Trusts and Estates Team.

Sam graduated from the University of Otago in 2017 with a Bachelor Laws and Bachelor of Art (majoring in Politics).

Notable experience

  • Acting in complex Estate Administration matters including handling of international assets.

  • Advising clients on appropriate ownership structures for Estate Planning purposes.

  • Advising clients in various Occupation Right Agreement structures.


  • Member of New Zealand Law Society.

  • Committee Member of the Canterbury Westland Young Lawyers Committee.