Christine Eastgate is our partner based in the Kaiapoi office although she does see clients in our Christchurch office. Christine heads our commercial/property team for North Canterbury as well as our family team.
Christine completed her law degree from Canterbury University in 1991 and worked at Corcoran French as a settlements clerk at that time while finishing her Bachelor of Arts and bar exams. Christine worked for another North Canterbury law firm and was a partner when she left in 2007 to return to Corcoran French.
Over her 25 years experience in North Canterbury she has acted for a number of business and private clients assisting with all areas of general practice including private and commercial conveyancing, trusts, estates and asset planning, rural law, business matters. Christine is also a different number of charitable trust and organisations.
Christine is an accredited member of the Property Law Section of New Zealand Law Society.
More than a lawyer
- Trustee of the Waimakariri Arts Trust and involved in the Kaiapoi Arts Exhibition
- Involved with South Island German Shepherd League Inc and Linwood Community House Inc
- Mountain biking and walking
- Certified Open Water diver
- Travel, retail therapy
- Married to Russell