Pitt & Moore News

The origins of the firm began over 157 years ago. The name “Pitt & Moore” is believed to be one of the oldest unchanged legal brand names in New Zealand.

We continue to be proud of the high calibre of people who have called Pitt & Moore home at some stage during their careers.

Keep up to date with our latest news below. We also publish regular blogs which you can read here

Senior Law introduces Angeline Cousins to the team

Angeline Cousins

Angeline is a registered Legal Executive who forms part of our Senior Law and Succession Team specialising in estates administration and estate planning.   Angeline can assist with all aspects of estate administration as well as provide advice and assistance with Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney. 

Promotion Announcement 2023

Pitt & Moore are delighted to announce the promotion of:

  • Sarah Moon - Associate
  • Oliver Jones-Allen - Senior Solicitor

Sarah Moon - Litigation

Sarah’s core areas of practice include relationship property, application under the PPPR Act, trust and estate litigation, contractual disputes and employment litigation.

She is also experienced in dealing with insolvency matters, insurance disputes and advertising issues.

Oliver Jones-Allen - Property

Oliver’s promotion attests to his exceptional client service, hard work and knowledge in property law. Oliver specialises in residential property.

Oliver is passionate in assisting first -home buyers to realise their dream purchase.

New Solicitor joins the Immigration Team

Hannah-Jean McCarthy

Hannah is a recent graduate of the University of Canterbury, qualifying with a double degree of a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Political Science and International Relations. She is personable, reliable and is driven to achieve outcomes for her team and clients.

With a background in human resources, she has an immense interest in employment law and in particular how it intersects with immigration law for businesses and individuals.

Originally from Christchurch, Hannah has made the move to Nelson to enjoy what the beautiful region has to offer and to begin her legal career within litigation.