Our newest team member, Angela Olsen, has lived in the Whakatane District for the last 22 years and is married to a "lifetime local".
Having never worked in the legal industry before, Angela is enjoying her new role as legal secretary to staff solicitor Kim Johnson, concentrating mainly in the area of family law. A mother to four boys and previously having been employed as assistant to both the Mayor of Whakatane and the Principal of Whakatane High School, Angela is well prepared to handle any challenge that may arise working at Gowing & Co Lawyers Limited.
On wintry weekends, you can find Angela on the rugby pitch. She currently manages a junior team and has previously managed men's senior and representative rugby teams. In her quiet moments, Angela enjoys spending time with friends and family.