Our People

Oscar Alpers LLB, Partner & Notary Public

  • Oscar is a third generation lawyer with 35+ years experience in legal practice in Christchurch, including 9 years as a partner in Weston Ward & Lascelles, from whom he took over the Northwest Law Office
  • 25+ years experience in local government and government agencies, including 12 years as a Christchurch City Councillor
  • extensive commercial experience, including 8 years as a director of Lyttelton Port Company Limited.

Ami Lee BA, LLB, Partner

Ami graduated from Canterbury University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Laws, and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Japanese.

Ami is a solicitor specialising in residential and commercial conveyancing and general commercial law, with particular expertise in serving the Korean, Japanese and other Asian communities.

Ami can be contacted on her cell phone 021 111 9736 or by email at info@advocate.co.nz


Richard Peters LLB, Senior Associate