ADLS Elections

The ADLS Inc. election results for Council and President were announced on 11 December 2012. David polled eighth of the 10 candidates for the six places on the Initial Council. David extends his congratulations and offers his support to the re-elected President, Frank Godinet, and Nola Dangen,Brian Keene QC and Continue Reading

ADLS Nominations

David accepted nomination as one of the six elected members of the Initial Council of Auckland District Law Society Inc. (for the term from December 2012 until March 2014) and as one of the few candidates standing for President. While some in the profession accept their representatives and regulators being Continue Reading

Farm Succession Summit

Representing the Executive Committee of the NZ Law Society Property Law Section, David Roughan attended the Farm Succession Summit, in Palmerston North. This event is run by One Farm, a joint venture by Lincoln and Massey Universities with the support of Dairy NZ. If you want to find out the Continue Reading

2012 NZLS Property Law Conference

David attended the recent NZLS Property Law Conference, where the overwhelming theme was the importance of lawyers being proactive. Minister for Building and Construction, Maurice Williamson identified the need for lawyers to help people understand the complexities of insurance and re-insurance highlighted by the Canterbury earthquakes. Talk with David if Continue Reading

Fourth year on the Council of ADLS Inc

David Roughan commenced his fourth year on the Council of ADLS Inc. He has been one of the nine elected members of the Council since 2009, and travels regularly from Whangarei to Auckland to fulfil his duties. David has been involved in drafting both the 2010 and 2012 Rules for ADLS Inc.