Trusts and Estates

Peter Eastgate

Trust Lawyers

Peter is a nationally recognised expert in all aspects of trust law (including charitable trusts) as well as being a senior specialist in the areas of Wills, estate and succession law, elder law, the law of attorneyship and asset protection.

He provides advice on complex estate and trust matters to clients throughout NZ and overseas, and to other professionals within the Canterbury area.

A strong advocate of ongoing education within the legal and trust professions, he has since 2007 been the NZ Legal Consultant at UWS College at the University of Western Sydney, supervising the trust and estate law teaching programme for NZ based students.

Contact Telephone: +64 3 335 3455
Email: peter.eastgate@cavell.co.nz
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Professional Qualifications

LLB (Canterbury)

Graduate Certificate in Management (University of New England, AU)

Fellow of the Executor and Trustee Institute (AU)

Member of the International Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

Registered Trustee of the NZ Trustees Association

NZ Legal Consultant, Professional Development Programme, UWS College, University of Western Sydney (AU)


Trusts and Estates Team


Senior Associates

Senior Solicitors


Estates Managers

Legal Secretaries

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