Our People

At Gellert Ivanson our people are our biggest asset. A number of our staff have been with us for many years which shows our dedication to providing an excellent working environment.

We have 2 directors, an associate and 10 support staff including legal executives, secretaries and accounts personnel. The directors and staff strive to give our clients a legal service of the highest quality in an accessible and friendly manner.

We are problem solvers who think "outside of the square" in providing our clients with legal services. We also embrace technological change and our staff will use the latest technology in order to provide you with speedy and efficient legal advice.

Tony Ivanson

Tony (Anthony) has over 39 years of experience as a principal. He spent 20 of those years as partner in a major city-based legal firm that grew to 19 partners with offices in Auckland and Wellington...click for more

Pearl Butler

Pearl migrated from a small firm in the South Island to an inner city Auckland firm in which John Gellert was a partner and from there has progressively moved from the city to St.Heliers...click for more

Brigid Ward

Brigid recently joined us and practises in all facets of family law. Her expertise in this field includes court appointed ’Lawyer for Child’ assignments and she has a great deal of interest in Relationship Property matters....click for more