Nic Finlayson

Nic Finlayson


Nic joined Gallaway Cook Allan in March 2023. Originally from the Wairarapa, Nic moved to Wellington to study and completed a Bachelor of Commerce at Victoria University of Wellington before taking two years off to play hockey overseas. After returning to New Zealand, Nic completed his Bachelor of Laws at AUT where he was awarded his degree with First Class Honours.

Prior to beginning his legal career in Auckland, Nic walked the Te Araroa trail with his partner and fell in love with the South Island. In 2023 Nic and his partner bought a house in Dunedin and now call Otago home.

Nic joins Gallaway Cook Allan as part of the Agri/business team where he is excited to develop his knowledge and gain experience in conveyancing, leases, estate planning and trusts.

In his spare time, Nic remains an active hockey player and enjoys diving, surfing and spending time with his partner and puppy.