Phone DDI: 962 1470
Cell: 021 464 114
Ingrid leads Taylor Shaw’s practice in Trusts, Commercial Law, Residential Property, and Elder Law, including wills and estates. With over 25 years experience, Ingrid has advised a wide range of clients across many industries including land development, engineering, manufacturing, building, architecture, fashion, farming, and technology.
Ingrid is recognised as one of New Zealand’s leading experts in the area of Trust law, she is a member of the Trusts and Wills Sub-Committee of the New Zealand Law Society, and is regularly invited to present papers and lead seminars at conferences on trust matters. Ingrid provides advice to settlors, trustees, and beneficiaries on trust structure including the analysis of existing trusts, resettlements and new trusts. She integrates this advice with recommendations in respect of estate planning and asset protection. This includes preparation and advice in respect of wills.
Ingrid also provides high level advice in all areas of commercial law, including business acquisitions and sales, contracts, leases, company incorporation as well as governance and management, director duties, and shareholder disputes, joint ventures, partnerships, and limited partnerships. She has expertise in conveyancing: from residential homes through to complex subdivisions, body corporate apartments, and commercial buildings.
With a strong background in contributing to various Boards, Ingrid currently sits on the Board of the Independent Schools of New Zealand, and is the deputy chair of the St Margaret's College Board.
Ingrid is also a member of the Institute of Directors and acts as a Trustee for a number of charitable societies, organisations and individuals.