Helen O'Leary - Trust Manager   BA, LLB (Otago)   


Areas of practice:

  • Trust Establishment and Structuring
  • Trust Administration and Independent Trustee Services
  • Trust Compliance including Foreign Trusts and Global Regimes
  • Wills, Powers of Attorney, Gifts

Helen works closely with the Partners at Downie Stewart, managing the large number of trusts we administer for our clients. 

Helen has previously worked as a solicitor in Queenstown, gaining experience in trusts, immigration, overseas investment and civil litigation including leaky buildings, residential property, commercial transactions and business sales and purchases.

Before working as a solicitor Helen worked in the creative industry. These days her young children ensure life is busy. Helen has a strong interest in heritage, design, travel and tech. 



Contact Helen

Phone 03 477 2263
Mobile 027 460 7321


Downie Stewart Lawyers Dunedin 8th Level, 265 Princes St, Dunedin, 9016 03-477 2263
PO Box 1345, Dunedin 9054 |  Fax: 03 477 4021  |  E: info@downiestewart.co.nz