Patricia Parker Senior Solicitor

Trish has been a part of the business team at Simpson Western since 2005. She specialises in commercial contracts, business restructuring and financing, as well as trust and asset planning.

Trish’s previous experience in civil litigation and debt recovery, combined with her helpful, pragmatic legal advice has proven an invaluable asset for our business clients.

Trish lives on the Hibiscus Coast, where she has a number of leadership roles in her community, including pastoring at her local church in Silverdale. In her spare time Trish enjoys exploring New Zealand’s great outdoors with her young family, baking, a good book and spending quality time with friends.


“My greatest reward comes from working collaboratively with our clients and other professionals to find practical solutions to strengthen business relationships and practices”


Trish's areas of expertise

  • Commercial contracts and supply arrangements
  • Business restructuring and finance
  • Business sales and purchases
  • Trusts and asset planning
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Terms of trade
  • Securities including Personal Property Securities compliance


LLB University of Auckland 2008 

BA (Psychology) University of Auckland 2008 


Professional Memberships

Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand 

New Zealand Law Society

NZ Law