Marianne leads our Whakatane office (formerly McKechnie Quirke & Lewis) and specialises in residential and commercial conveyancing, subdivisions, estate administration, estate planning and asset protection.

Marianne emigrated from England to New Zealand in 1980. As a school leaver she was employed by an English law firm as an articled clerk and later pursued study as a chartered legal executive. Marianne has worked in New Zealand law firms for 30 years.

When not spending time with family and friends she enjoys walking and keeping fit.


  • 30+ years experience in the legal industry.


Community Activity

  • Rotary Club of Whakatane
  • Board of Trustees of Pou Whakaaro Charitable Trust