GQ in the Community

GQ people are known to contribute significantly to the Taranaki community.
Everything from governance boards, Not-For-Profit organisations, youth schemes, community initiatives, to various sporting, school and business groups. And we’re incredibly encouraged by our team’s strong sense of social responsibility.

Have a look at who we support below.

GBAG

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Board member
Alex Laurenson, GQ Partner

Honorary Solicitor of the Friends of the Govett Brewster/Len Lye Centre
Lauren Wallace, GQ Partner

TYP

Taranaki Young Professionals

Committee Members
Annie Prosser, GQ Lawyer
Priyaanka Khatri, GQ Lawyer

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Taranaki Hockey

Board Member
Alice Tocher, GQ Partner

 

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Kaimata School

PTA Member
Alice Tocher, GQ Partner

 

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Heritage Taranaki

Honorary Solicitor
Lauren Wallace, GQ Partner

 

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Moturoa School

Trustee on the Moturoa School Board of Trustees
Lauren Wallace, GQ Partner

 

WFT

Wild For Taranaki

Trustee
Lauren Wallace, GQ Partner

 

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Resource Management Law Association

Founding member of the Taranaki branch, current committee member and past president and secretary.
Lauren Wallace, GQ Partner

 

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Taranaki Golf Association

Honorary Solicitor
Geoff Searer, GQ Partner

 

CoastGuard

Taranaki Coastguard

Honorary Solicitor
Geoff Searer, GQ Partner

 

Inglewood Development Trust

Chairman
Geoff Shearer, GQ Partner

 

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New Plymouth Boys High School

Chairperson of New Plymouth Boys' High School Board of Trustees.
Paul Shearer, GQ Partner

Parihaka Papakainga Trust

Trustee
Troy Wano, GQ Partner

 

TCRT

Taranaki Community Rugby Trust

Board member and Trustee. Finance, Audit and Risk Committee
Alex Laurenson, GQ Partner

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St Pius X Home & School Committee

Member
Catherine Grogan, GQ Associate

 

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TOI Foundation

Trustee
Sophie Braggins, GQ CEO

CEO Forum Taranaki

Committee Member
Sophie Braggins, GQ CEO

LEAD Youth Conference 

Chair
Sophie Braggins, GQ CEO

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Business Central

Board Member
Sophie Braggins, GQ CEO

 

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Clinical Ethics Advisory Group

Member
Kaye McKenzie, GQ Consultant

 

TMBN

He Toronga Pakihi ki Taranaki (the Taranaki Māori Business Network)

Trustee
Miaana Patene, GQ Associate

 

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Priscilla Sandys Wunsch (PSW) Trust

Trustee
Miaana Patene, GQ Associate

 

Maori Law Society

Māori Law Society (Te Hunga Roia Māori o Aotearoa)

Te Tai Hauāuru regional co-representative
Miaana Patene, GQ Associate

 

Sport Taranaki

Sport Taranaki

Board member & Audit and Risk Committee member
Rochelle Farmer, GQ Corporate & Commercial Associate

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Welbourn, Highlands and NPGHS Schools

School netball coach for 8 years.
Trina Jury, GQ Client Trust Manager

 

Special Olympics

Special Olympics Taranaki

Coach and Committee Member of Special Olympics Taranaki for over 20 years
Rachel Roberts, GQ Legal Support 

 

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We Love Dogs Charitable Trust

Marketing & Design
Cherry White, GQ Marketing and Events Coordinator

 

Toy Library

Taranaki Toy Library

Volunteer
Stacey Duckett, GQ Legal Support

 

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WOMAD

Artist Liaison
Peter Rothwell, GQ Finance Manager

 

Friends of the New Plymouth Opera House

Treasurer
Peter Rothwell, GQ Finance Manager

 

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Val Deakin Dance Theatre Trust

Auditor
Peter Rothwell, GQ Finance Manager

 

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Sacred Heart Girls' College New Plymouth

PTA Member
Margaret Steiner-Joyce, GQ Consultant

 

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New Plymouth Repertory Society

Committee Member
Fleur Coombe, GQ Legal Executive

 

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Taranaki Fancy Dancing Association

President
Fleur Coombe, GQ Legal Executive

 

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LGS Dance Trust

Secretary
Fleur Coombe, GQ Legal Executive

 

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Netball Taranaki

Board member for 10 years
Julie Boulton, GQ Legal Support

 

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Tukapa Netball Club

- Life Member
- Netball bench official/primary care for the Tukapa Premier team
- Umpire coach/assessor
Julie Boulton, GQ Legal Support