Olivia Rose

Civil Litigation, Employment and Criminal
09 306 0624

The sharp legal mind with a caring nature.

Olivia’s clients value her proactive and warm approach. She is able see the world from a different perspective and enjoys making real connections with her clients.

It’s in Olivia’s nature to go above and beyond to help her clients. No job is too big or too small. She thrives on a challenge but equally sees even the smallest of jobs as an opportunity to learn and expand her repertoire.

Olivia embarked on her legal career with us after completing her Bachelor of Law with Honours at Auckland University. She has now well and truly found her feet and is an integral part of the litigation team.

On the inside, people seek out her ability to envision the law from different angles.

On the outside, her spice of life is variety – her tendency to try new things means she has tried her hand at pottery, has been off-roading, sewed her own kimono and jumped out of a plane.

Craig Tatley

Civil Litigation, Employment and Criminal
09 985 2525

The tenacious problem-solver with a brain like a search engine.

Craig’s clients value his ability to come up with innovative and effective ways of resolving legal conundrums. They also enjoy his demonstrable relish for a challenge.

Diligent, careful, and solution-focused, Craig specialises in Civil Litigation, Employment Law, and Criminal Law. He also has a passion for history, which explains why he thrives on delving into the finest details of every case.

On the inside, Craig is our go-to research mastermind. His vast knowledge of legal databases is only rivalled by his encyclopedic memory for any fact relating to buses, cars, and trains.

On the outside, he’s a transport history fanatic who enjoys driving vintage buses at the weekend. He’s also keen on finding the best spots for gourmet burgers and craft beers, neither of which he indulges in while driving the bus.

Nathan Batts

Employment, Civil Litigation, Criminal
09 306 0608

The experienced advocate.

Nathan’s clients value his eye for detail, his ability to think quickly and effectively on his feet, and his determination to achieve the best possible outcome, whatever the challenges.

Nathan has represented both the Crown and regulatory bodies in prosecutions and enforcement action. He has also acted for defendants resisting such proceedings. If you or your business are facing charges or regulatory investigation then Nathan is well-placed to assist. He also advises both companies and individuals in relation to employment disputes and civil litigation.

Nathan regularly appears for clients in courts and tribunals but will ensure that any proceedings capable of early resolution are dealt with quickly, discretely and cost-effectively.

On the inside, he’s the firm’s steady hand for clients in difficult legal situations.

On the outside, he is a keen bicycle commuter and home cooking enthusiast, and is otherwise kept busy with a young family.