BECKER & CO LAWYERS Your established Wellington law firm providing

professional legal advice.

 

STAFF

BECKER & CO provides experienced professional legal advice. Established in 1995 in central Wellington.

 

 

DON MCKAY

 

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

 

 

Email:                 don@becker.co.nz

Skype:                don.becker.co.nz

Phone:                (04) 473 8484

International:       ++64 4 473 8484

 

Don is qualified in both Law and Accounting. He has undertaken a broad range of legal work, including tax, employment, litigation and criminal law.

Don has over twenty years’ specialist tax experience both in the private sector and prior to this with the Inland Revenue Service, where he worked in Rulings and Tax Policy. This encompassed issues at all levels, from advising on tax implications of major cross-border financing structures down to local property GST issues. He has also had experience in handling tax disputes, and in negotiating arrangements for taxpayers in temporary difficulty.

Since then Don has worked in two major law firms as a specialist tax consultant before joining Becker & Co.

In his spare time Don is a keen violinist and fisherman

Email:                 david@becker.co.nz

Skype:                david.becker.co.nz

Phone:                ++64 4 473 8484

Mobile:                (0273) 472 075

DAVID BECKER

 

PRINCIPAL

 

 

 

David is a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand, a Solicitor of Supreme Court of N.S.W. Australia and has practiced law as a Barrister and Solicitor in New Zealand for over 25 years.

David is experienced in many areas of law including business and commercial, conveyancing and property, personal law, litigation, mediation, trusts, relationship property and immigration. He has acted for many individuals, businesses, trusts, and organisations throughout Wellington, New Zealand and overseas. He is a member of the Wellington Employers' Chamber of Commerce and Foundation member of the NZ Trustee Association.

Prior to graduating in Law, David obtained a Bachelor of Science in mathematics, including computer science and engineering. He worked in the Computer industry as a contract programmer and analyst. David continues to maintain an interest in computing and technology.

David enjoys sailing, computer programming and other technology and is married with 4 children

 

 

TRACEY SIEMONEK

 

LEGAL PA

OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

Email:                 tracey@becker.co.nz

Phone:                (04) 473 8484

International:       ++64 4 473 8484

Tracey has been working as a personal assistant and office administrator for Becker & Co since 1995. Tracey is often the first point of contact.

Tracey has been working for Becker & Co since 1995 and prior to that had worked for another Law Firm for 5 years as Receptionist and Legal Secretary. Tracey is often the first point of contact and as Office Manager / Legal PA handles most office duties including trust accounting, accounts payable and PA to the Principal.

 

Tracey lives in the Wairarapa with her partner and 2 children.

Email:                wei.ren@becker.co.nz

Skype:               wei.ren72

WEI REN (任巍)

 

CHINESE INTERPRETER AND TRANSLATOR

CUSTOMER SERVICE 中英文服务

Wei has been working as Chinese customer contact and assistant for Becker & Co for 7 years. Wei is the first point of contact for Chinese customers. Wei provides interpretation for both in-house and remote. Wei has been involved in many cases, and has very strong customer relationship, both verbal and written interpretation skills, has been dealing with both domestic and international customers in many different areas.

我在百可律师事务所已经工作了七年的时间,拥有非常多的经验,主要服务华人客户,包括新西兰国内以及其他国家的华人朋友。主要提供中英文口译以及 文本翻译服务。

Apart from interpretation, Wei obtained Master of Information Technology with distinction from Massey University, Wei has also been working as software developer, lead and manager for many years, has managed a development team to achieve several successful outcomes, has strong technical and analytics skills across a variety of fields, including academic research, personal banking, housing, Travel and finance.

In his spare time, Wei also tutors Mandarin, enjoys sports, and had practiced Martial arts for many years.

NINA BECKER

 

LAW CLERK

Email:                nina@becker.co.nz

Phone:                (04) 473 8484

International:       ++64 4 473 8484

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