Nicola Yarrall

LL.B, BCom (Otago) 2007

She is a member of our commercial, trust and conveyancing teams and is interested in rural law and putting her knowledge from growing up on a dairy farm in the Waikato to good use.

Personal Assistant

Wendy Apperley

Contact Nicola

Phone: (06) 835 3229

Marla Alexander-Ward

LL.B, BA (Otago) 2008

Marla was born and raised in Hawke’s Bay. She graduated from Otago University in 2008 with a double degree in Law and Political Science. Her last year of study was completed on exchange in Prague and Amsterdam. Her love of travel took her to many places while working on the superyachts and at a French ski resort.

She returned to Hawke’s Bay and began her career in Family Law at the beginning of 2012. She has gained a wide range of experience in Family Law and enjoys acting for parties from all walks of life. This includes assisting in matters of parenting and guardianship, family violence, care and protection, paternity, protection of property rights and Wills. Marla also practices as Lawyer for Child in the Family Court.

In her spare time, you might catch Marla playing at the beach with her young daughters, at a yoga class or relaxing with friends at her favourite café.

Personal Assistant

Dianne Cunningham