Angela Stafford, LLM, LLB (Hons), BPhEd

Angela Stafford, LLM, LLB (Hons), BPhEd


Angela provides advice on a wide range of personal, property and commercial matters.

She has acted for local and overseas individuals, business owners, trusts and not-for-profit organisations. Angela enjoys helping people to resolve legal issues promptly and effectively with minimum stress.

Angela has a Masters in Commercial Law from the University of Auckland and degrees in Law and Physical Education from the University of Otago. She has specialist expertise in intellectual property and sports law, having previously worked at Simpson Grierson and at New Zealand’s only specialist sports law firm. 

Angela joined Wain & Naysmith in 2018, having relocated from Auckland with her husband, Jarrod and their three pre-schoolers. Outside of the office her time is spent exploring and enjoying Marlborough with her family. She is a past president of the Auckland Women Lawyers’ Association and a past chair of the Life Education Trust for Ponsonby Eden Roskill in Auckland.

As a Blenheim lawyer, Angela helps people at the big milestones in their life. This might be an exciting situation like buying a home or selling a business, an emotional one involving a relationship break down or dispute, or sadly a dispute over wills.

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