Our History

Ivan Mitchell

1936-1939

Sign for Mitchell and O'Neill

Mitchell & Tonkinson

1939

Merlyn Tonkinson leaves to practise in Wairoa during the year.

Gallaway & Mowat

1939-1945

Gallaway & Mowat looked after the practice.

Sign for John O'Neill

Ivan Mitchell

1945-1949

Mitchell & O'Neill

1949-1950

Ivan Mitchell ceased to practise in law.

McAlevey & O'Neill

1950-1953

J S O'Neill

1953-1966

Business card of John O'Neill

John O'Neill & Devereux

1966-1983

Tony Devereux forms a partnership with John O'Neill.

O'Neill Devereux & Partners

1983-1988

John O'Neill's son Joe enters partnership.

Sign for John O'Neill & Devereux

O'Neill Devereux

1988-1992

Joe's brother Mike O'Neill enters partnership.

Old prices for O'Neill & Devereux

Historic prices - call us for current pricing.

O'Neill Devereux

1992-1996

John O'Neill dies 7 August 1992.

O'Neill Devereux

1996-2007

Joe and Mike's brother Paul O'Neill enters partnership.

O'Neill Devereux

2007-2015

Tony Devereux retires and Todd Whitcombe joins the partnership.

O'Neill Devereux

2015-

Lauren Pegg joins the partnership which relocates to larger premises.