Everist Gilchrist Lawyers ...
For Friendly, Down-To-Earth Legal Advice

Our law firm is based in Ashburton but we also practice in the wider Canterbury and Westland districts.

We provide a full range of legal services, and we are happy to work for you.

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... or if there are any other legal issues you are concerned with, then we are happy to work with you.

We are a husband and wife team and we offer down-to-earth, easy to understand advice and advocacy.

We have a child friendly office.

Agency work: we are happy to act as an Agent for out-of-town lawyers-- Lawyer for Child Reports, Youth Advocate matters, Defended Hearings, List Court Appearances, Orders for Examination.

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If you would like help, please feel free to contact us on:
Free Phone: 0800 242 452, (03) 307 7441 or 021 904 154.

Or send us an email.

Lawyers Marilyn Gilchrist and Jon Everist, are located:

826 East Street, Ashburton.

Latest News ...

We have now sadly farewelled Keren our legal assistant. We wish her happiness, luck, and fulfilment in her future endeavours.


With one door closed, another opens, we are pleased to welcome Craig Wakelin. Craig is a Canterbury man; he lives in Leeston with his partner and dog, and has family connections to Ashburton.

Craig is a solicitor with experience in general practice dealing with property, family, and employment matters.