THE FIRM WAS FOUNDED IN 1983 BY ALISTER ARGYLE WHEN HE COMMENCED PRACTICE AS A SOLE PRACTITIONER. IN 1992 HE WAS JOINED BY DAVID WELSH AND THE PARTNERSHIP WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1994.
Alister and David were joined in partnership by the late Paul Finnigan in 2002, by Leandra Fitzgibbon in September 2012 and Paul Gooby in 2015. Today the firm employs a team of over 25 legal professionals, including a Senior Associate Solicitor, one Staff Solicitor and six Legal Executives.
Our team live in and around Ashburton and enjoy being part of the thriving Mid Canterbury community. The Ashburton District is one of the most dynamic and beautiful parts of New Zealand in which to live.
WE ARE HERE TO HELP RURAL NEW ZEALAND TO DO BUSINESS.
As a long-established law firm operating in New Zealand’s agricultural heartland, we have experience in all aspects of rural law; from farm sales and purchases, to syndicated rural investment, water permit transactions and farm succession planning.
If it’s rural, we can handle it. We are here to help rural New Zealand do business.
Ph 03 308 8228
Fax 03 308 8656
201-203 West Street