Don specialises in Trust and Estate Planning, Corporate and Business Structures, Commercial Property and Corporate and Commercial Law. He has done considerable work for and is a member of several Charitable Trusts around the country and a professional trustee of various private trusts.
Don has many years of legal experience. After being a senior partner in one of the countries largest law firms for 16 years he set up a private practice in Kapiti in 1995. He has been a Kapiti Coaster for more than 20 years.
Don is a Council member of the Wellington Branch of the New Zealand Law Society, a Rotarian and until recently Chairman of Kapiti’s Mahara Gallery Trust. He is also a member of the Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce.
He is a Life Member and Past President of the Wellington Regional Chamber of Commerce, Past Chairman of the NZ Chambers of Commerce and Past Treasurer of the Confederation of Asia Pacific Chambers of Commerce.