About Speakman Law


Our History

Speakman Law was founded in 2010 by its principal, Peter Speakman. Peter has over 30 years’ experience in law as a specialist in tax, trusts, corporate and commercial law. Prior to establishing Speakman Law Peter was a partner and board member at Brookfields and later at Kensington Swan where he was also head of the corporate division. Peter is supported in the practice by Natalie Stewart who is also a highly experienced commercial lawyer and by Wendy Hepburn who runs the office.

Clients of Speakman Law comprise some multi-nationals and a suite of locally owned small to medium enterprises. They span a variety of industriesincluding flexible packaging, building componentry, financial investment, private tertiary education, foundries, manufacturing, professional services, IT, waste management, and freight forwarding.

Peter hosts separate specialist discussion groups in the corporate, taxation and trusts areas. In each of those areas he is recognised as a pioneer.



OUR Charges

Our charges recognise the realities of the current economic environment our clients are working in.  Where we can, we will give you an estimate or quotation so you are in control of expenditure and the level of service you need.

Terms of engagement

 Our standard terms of engagement (pdf) are available in full if you wish to read these.