Bernadette joined Burnard Bull in January 2019 having moved from Pleasant Point in South Canterbury to Gisborne.
Bernadette completed her LLB in 2005 and was admitted to the Bar in 2006 and since then has worked at Public Trust in Christchurch and law firms in Ashburton, Gore and Geraldine.
Prior to completing her law degree, Bernadette came from a legal secretarial/legal executive background which included working at the Whangarei Courthouse, as well as working in a number of law firms om Whangarei, Invercargill and Christchurch over the years.
Bernadette practices in the areas of Elder law, Estates, Trusts and Wills, Conveyancing and Commercial law.
Outside of the law, Bernadette is excited to get to know Gisborne and to also spend her time with her partner on their lifestyle block.