Leesa is a partner at Holland Beckett Law, specialising in all aspects of Family Law. She can assist you to resolve matters in Court, or out.

Leesa joined Holland Beckett Law in 2015 with a civil litigation background gained at major firms both in New Zealand and overseas. Her practice area includes resolving post-separation relationship property disputes, advising on and drafting agreements contracting out of the Property (Relationships) Act 1976, parenting applications and guardianship disputes, adoptions, care and protection of children under Oranga Tamariki, claims arising out of wills and estates and applications for orders under the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act for the appointment of property and welfare guardians.

Leesa has made many appearances in the Family, District and High Courts and is appointed to the panel of Lawyer for Child.


  • LLB (Hons), BA University of Waikato 1999
  • Admitted to the Bar in New Zealand 1999
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia 2003


Community Activity

Leesa is actively involved in the Papamoa community and is a Board of Trustees parent representative for Golden Sands School.