Welcome to Purnell Creighton Lawyers.

A Trusted and experienced law firm based in Christchurch.

Purnell Creighton was founded by George Purnell in 1919.
In 2005 the firm merged with another long established and respected law firm,
Ralph Thompson Shaw & Thompson which was founded by Charles S Thomas in 1913.

Purnell Creighton has a team of multi cultural lawyers who have considerable experience and expertise in a wide area of law.
The firm has a proud history of providing high quality legal services to the people of Canterbury,
and with the advance of technology and telecommunications, we act for clients throughout New Zealand and internationally.

We are committed to providing you with a constructive and cost effective resolution to your legal needs.

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John O'Connell - Roger Simes - Tim Twomey - John Creighton

Purnell Creighton - Barristers & Solicitors

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