We are excited to announce that Steph Gifford, previously a Senior Associate with us, officially became co-director of Aspiring Law on 30 September.

Steph takes up the directorship alongside Janice Hughes and will head up our Christchurch office and manage our growing team there.

“I’m delighted to be joining Janice at the helm and consider it an absolute privilege to be leading such a great team. I am excited at the prospect of taking the business forward and relish the opportunity to influence and shape the future of Aspiring Law”, says Steph.

Steph has a wealth of experience across a diverse range of areas including trusts; private client estate and asset planning; relationship property; and commercial and residential conveyancing.

Mike Toepfer will stay on as a consultant until the end of March next year before heading into retirement.