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PRINCIPAL:

John Cox

John Cox

JOHN COX, LLB

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John Cox has been in private practice as a barrister and solicitor for twenty years. He has been the principal of Blomkamp Cox Solicitors since 1999.  He specialises in business and property law, residential and business conveyancing, estate and financial planning and trusts, insolvencies and civil litigation and family law.  He has appeared before all courts and tribunals up to, and including, the Court of Appeal.

He has been a Senior Trustee Member (MNZTA) of the NZ Trustees Association since 1999, the Honorary Solicitor of the Birkenhead Bowling Club Inc. since 1999, and a legal advisor at the Birkenhead Citizens Advice Bureau since 1990.   He has been a member of the Public Issues Committee of the Auckland District Law Society Inc. since February 2009, and has drafted several issued papers for the committee. John founded and led the Campaign for the Privy Council in 2003 and 2004, opposing the abolition of appeals from New Zealand to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council in London.

Outside the law, John Cox has had a lifelong interest in general and military history, politics, heraldry and vexillology, genealogy, anthropology and archaeology. He was a member of the Auckland Division of the Royal New Zealand Navy Volunteer Reserve, HMNZS Ngapona, from 1995 to 2009, serving as a Lieutenant.  He is now a member of the Royal New Zealand Returned and Services National Association. He was a correspondent of the International Institute for Strategic Studies (London) from 1996 to 2002, and an occasional book reviewer for the Australian Defence Force Journal.  He has been a member of the Defence of New Zealand Study Group since 1997. John Cox is also a leading New Zealand vexillolographer.  He was the founder of the New Zealand Flag Institute Trust in 2004, and remains the trust’s Executive Director.  He was a founding member of the Monarchist League of New Zealand Inc. (now Monarchy New Zealand) in 1995.  He was a councillor from 1999 to 2008, and treasurer from 2000 to 2004.  He was a member of the Heraldry Society of New Zealand (formerly the Heraldry Society (New Zealand Branch) Inc.) from 1983 to 2008, serving as councillor 1994 to 2008, and legal advisor 1995 to 2008.  John has been a councillor of the Royal Commonwealth Society (Auckland Branch) since 2013. John’s other hobbies include classical music, running and gardening.

John has an 8 year old son.


STAFF SOLICITOR :

Ian Gibson

Ian Gibson

IAN GIBSON, LLB

 Email: [email protected]

 

Ian Gibson has over thirteen years experience as a solicitor in general legal practice. He has been a senior staff solicitor at Blomkamp Cox Solicitors since February 2011.  His areas of work include all aspects of residential conveyancing, commercial property transactions, commercial leasing, wills and estates, commercial contracts, residential and rural subdivisions, preparing loan documentation, trusts, mortgages and securities and in particular has worked for two finance companies over a number of years.

Ian has a particular interest and personal experience in property investment, development of residential and rural subdivisions, and has had direct experience in the establishment of several forestry partnerships, including hands on involvement in purchasing the land, establishment of the forest and ongoing silviculture work.  More recently he has been involved with the sale and logging operation of his first block.

Ian lives in the East Coast Bays, and his interests include sailing, especially offshore, having built four steel yachts in Whangarei, fishing, table tennis, travel and reading.


LEGAL EXECUTIVE:

Susan SparksSUSAN SPARKS

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Susan Sparks qualified as a legal executive in 1994 and is a fellow member of the New Zealand Institute of Legal Executives. She has an enthusiasm for the practice of law and is responsible for residential and commercial conveyancing and related matters, including subdivisions, trusts, purchase and financing of property, wills, powers of attorney and small business sale and purchase. She has experience with a diverse range of clients, and prides herself in providing clients with a high standard of service and excellent legal advice while also helping them find a practical solution to problems.

LEGAL SECRETARY: KELLY SAMPSON

Kelly Sampson

Kelly Sampson

KELLY SAMPSON

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Kelly has been a Legal Secretary/Receptionist for over 15 years and has worked in small and large law firms in Auckland and Hamilton. Kelly enjoys the varied role, in particular liaising with clients and has a friendly manner with them, Kelly works for Ian and John.

Kelly lives on the North Shore and her interests outside of the office include walking her dog Jack, fishing and spending time at the beach.


LAW CLERK: JACINDA McLEAN

Jacinda

JACINDA McLEAN

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Jacinda has only just begun her adventure within the Law Industry and is enjoying the experience very much. Jacinda was previously an Assistant Manager where she worked for 5 years and gained experience with dealing with customers, dealing with orders and banking as well as gaining organisational skills.

Jacinda lives in Stanmore Bay, and is an animal lover who enjoys reading, watching movies, going out with her friends and spending time with her family.

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