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Richard Zhao

Richard, the principal of the firm, is an experienced barrister and solicitor, who previously worked in litigation for a top six New Zealand law firm. Richard’s experience also includes specialist tax roles as a lawyer and while working for the … Read More

Daniel Zhang

  Daniel is a fierce and zealous litigator. He has represented clients in the Court of Appeal, the High Court, and the lower courts. His clients trust him with their commercial, company, insolvency, employment, relationship property, family, and criminal matters. … Read More

Elcel Nerida

  Elcel Nerida is a senior lawyer at Amicus Law. She had completed her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, before obtaining her law degree from the University of Auckland. Elcel specialises in immigration and refugee law. She is one of … Read More

Catherine Sun

Catherine is one of the founders of the firm and is currently an immigration advocate of our immigration team. She has broad knowledge in the many facets of Immigration New Zealand policy and specialises in all kinds of immigration applications. … Read More

Patricia Finau

Patricia Finau is a barrister and Solicitor at Amicus Law. She obtained her BA/LLB degree from the University of Auckland. Patricia is passionate about the criminal law, she concentrates in litigation, and is experienced in all phases of criminal and … Read More

Elaine Li

Elaine works as Marketing Manager and Legal Executive at Amicus Law. In these roles, she is responsible for the firm’s marketing, communication and business development, which extends to media relations, branding and the development of the firm’s website. She has … Read More

Jyostana Haria

Jyostana (Jo) Haria is a Legal Executive in the Immigration Department. She received her BLS LLB in 2008 and further obtained her LLM in 2010 from Mumbai University, India. She has been with Amicus Chambers since 2011 and looks after … Read More

Simon Zhao

Simon joined Amicus Law as Law Clerk, after graduating with his LLB/BHSc degrees from the University of Auckland. He works in civil litigation covering such matters as relationship property, employment and various types of commercial dispute. Prior to joining the … Read More

Orison Wu

Orison is a Commercial Legal Executive at Amicus Law, specializing in commercial and residential property. Orison obtained his Bachelor of Law in China then attended the University of Waikato and graduated with a Master of Law. He has passed the … Read More

Grace Zhang

Grace is a Legal Assistant in Amicus Law’s Immigration team. She has a strong academic record in law studies in both China and the United States of America, having graduated from a Top 20 Law School in the U.S.A. and … Read More

Ezra Tie

Ezra, a law clerk at Amicus Law, was originally from Malaysia, but spent a considerable part of his life in Shanghai as an expat before moving to Dunedin to further his education. With this background, he is highly aware of … Read More