Rhys Ellison - Principal
Rhys Ellison is the Principal of Rhys Ellison Law. He attended Raglan Area School, Hamilton Boys High and both Otago and Waikato Universities before graduating with a Law degree and being admitted to the Bar in 1994. Rhys became a Notary Public in 2009.
Rhys's great Uncle Tom was the first Maori to graduate from a NZ University with a Law degree and the first All Black Captain. Rhys inherited that passion, combining Law with Rugby and played more than 200 first class Rugby games. Rhys played 60 games for Otago, 90 games for Waikato, over 20 games for the Maori All Blacks and played in three All Black Trials. Rhys helped Waikato win the first ever National Championship final in 1992 and win the Ranfurly Shield off Auckland in 1993. He played against the British & Irish Lions twice and Australia once, defeating both the British Lions and Australia.
Rhys also played Rugby professionally for Yamaha in Japan and for the Irish province of Munster in the European Cup, and then went on to practice Law for several years in Limerick, Ireland.
Rhys is qualified to practice law in both New Zealand and Ireland and is a member of the New Zealand Law Society, Auckland District Law Society, The Irish Law society, the New Zealand Society of Notary Publics and the World Society of Notary Publics.
Rhys is married to Karen and they live in Raglan with their two sons.
Kerron Sexton - Legal Executive
Kerron Sexton is a Registered Legal Executive and has joined our team since January 2017. Its exciting to have her passion and knowledge for Conveyancing at our finger tips.
Kerron is originally from Whangarei but has lived in Hamilton since her University days. Kerron is married with 3 boys, who keep her busy. She says work is her sanctuary, so she works most days here with the team.
Her main area of work is conveyancing, although she assists me with Wills, Trusts, Estate and Relationship Property Agreements. Kerron manages the staff and supports me in the day to day running of our business. Kerron is an integral part of Rhys Ellison Law as she has developed many systems and processes to keep clients communicated and informed. Kerron hours of work are 8.30 to 3.00, however is available by mobile and organises home visits when appropriate.
If you need advice or just someone to point you in the right direction, please ring Kerron. We welcome her to our team and look forward to our journey with her.