Our People

Partners

Partner LLB MComLaw (Hons)

Alfred Harford

Alfred is a commercial and property lawyer with over 40 years’ experience in legal practice. He is the trusted advisor for many business owners and private individuals.

Partner LLB

David Ruck

David is a property, trusts and estates lawyer. He advises and assists a large number of established and successful business clients in their property purchases and sales, ownership and financing structures, commercial tenancies and leasing and general commercial transactions.

Partner BCom, LLB(Hons), LLM

David Moorman

David is a commercial lawyer, with experience across all areas of corporate and commercial law, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, trade practices, franchising and licensing, advertising and marketing and banking and finance.  David also assists clients with their trusts and asset planning arrangements.

Partner LLB

Marise Allan

Marise is a property and commercial lawyer.  She advises and assists both private and business clients in all aspects of their residential and commercial dealings including acquisitions, leasing, franchising, financing, joint ventures and property development.  Marise’s work for her private clients also includes family trusts and relationship property agreements.

Partner LLB (Hons)

Patrick Casey

Patrick is a commercial and intellectual property lawyer with expertise in business sale and purchase arrangements, business structuring, governance, commercial contracts, franchise arrangements and intellectual property matters.

Solicitors & Legal Executives

Solicitor LLB

Sarah McLaren

Sarah joined Malloy Goodwin Harford in April 2014 as a property lawyer. After graduating from Otago University in 2006, Sarah has enjoyed working as a lawyer in Auckland and London.

Legal Executive MBM (Master of Business & Management)

Lisa Liu

Lisa obtained a Master’s Degree in Business and Management at the University of Waikato in 2013, before pursuing a career in law. Before joining Malloy Goodwin Harford, Lisa worked as a Legal Assistant and Legal Executive with an Auckland law firm for more than 3 years.

Secretaries

Secretary

Vanessa Watt

Secretary to Alfred Harford and Marise Allan

Secretary

Yvonne Parlane

PA/Secretary to David Moorman and Patrick Casey

Secretary

Donna Thomas

PA/Secretary to David Ruck and Sarah McLaren

Trust Account Manager

Sharon Stevens