Commercial and Property Law Firm in Hamilton
North End Law was established in October 2005 when Judith Wake and Dianne Blue commenced practice in partnership.
Located in the Bryant Road Shopping Centre on the first floor with plenty of off-street parking. Access is via the stairs on the Northern side of the building.
We are a modern, friendly and efficient practice and we value our relationship with our clients.
We focus on providing relevant and practical legal advice to meet your business and personal needs.
Judith completed a Bachelor of Laws with first class honours at the University of Waikato in 1995. She worked for three local law firms before setting up in partnership with Dianne at North End Law in 2005.
Judith specialises in all areas of property, company and commercial transactions. She has a particular interest in all areas of trust work including the formation and administration of trusts and general asset protection.
Judith enjoys an active lifestyle, playing golf, tramping and regularly attending the gym.
Dianne completed a Bachelor of Laws with first class honours at the University of Waikato in 1993. Following graduation she worked at the University for two years before joining a local law firm. Dianne worked for two Hamilton law firms before setting up North End Law in partnership with Judith in 2005.
Dianne specialises in all areas of property and commercial transactions. Her particular area of interest and specialist knowledge is in all aspects of property work, residential conveyancing and subdivisions.
Outside work Dianne’s main interests include walking, reading and heading to the beach when she gets the chance.
Erin completed a Bachelor of Laws at the University of Waikato in 1993. Following graduation Erin worked in private practice in Matamata and after moving to the Wairarapa worked at local firms in Masterton and Wellington.
After taking an extended break from the law to raise a family, Erin resumed her career in the law with North End Law in 2016. Her interests are property & commercial transactions; the sale & purchase of businesses; rural conveyancing; and employment agreements
Outside work Erin is active with Parkrun and has been a distance runner. Erin also enjoys reading, writing, and farming.
Marian is a Licensed Conveyancing Practitioner specialising in property law and holds a current practising certificate with the New Zealand Society of Conveyancers.
Marian began her career working for the Official Assignee and Companies office and has over 25 years’ experience working in legal practices. She has extensive conveyancing experience and has an in- depth knowledge of all areas of property law.
Marian’s goal is to make every transaction as stress free as possible for her clients and she derives genuine pleasure from assisting them to achieve positive outcomes.
Marian is a sports nut and outside of work enjoys spending time coaching netball and supporting her husband and two busy teenagers in their sporting pursuits.
Janeen worked for several Hamilton law firms as a legal secretary before qualifying as a legal executive and joining North End Law. As the firm grew, Janeen was appointed as Practice Manager and took on the responsibility of all office management duties. In her role she also maintains the integrity of the trust account including managing all funds held on behalf of our clients.
Janeen enjoys being part of a close knit team, working together to achieve the best results for all our clients.
Janeen’s main interests outside work include reading, spending time at the family bach and socialising with family and friends.
Lyndsay is a qualified legal executive who has worked for law firms in both Tauranga and Hamilton since entering the workforce. She is currently working towards a Bachelor of Laws at Waikato University.
Lyndsay’s main areas of practice are in subdivisions, conveyancing transactions and all landonline dealings. She enjoys the personal contact with clients and being able to see their transaction through to a successful conclusion.
Outside work Lyndsay enjoys spending time with friends and family and following her daughter around with her sporting activities.
Vicky worked as a legal secretary for several law firms before qualifying as a legal executive in 2001. In 2004 Vicky took a break to have a family and joined the team at North End Law in 2013. She currently works part time managing our deeds system and providing back-up support where needed.
Outside work Vicky enjoys keeping fit, gardening and spending time with her young family.