Alana KalinowskiSolicitor BA (Hons), Juris Doctor
Alana is a skilled dispute resolution lawyer, and works as a key member of our wider litigation team. Her practice encompasses civil and commercial disputes including contract disputes, debt collection and insolvency, misleading trade practices, residential and commercial property disputes, and construction. She has represented clients in various forums including the High Court, District Court, mediations, and Tribunals.
Alana completed her Bachelor of Arts with honours, and her Juris Doctor (Law Degree) from the University of New Brunswick in Canada. She was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor in Canada in 2015 and went on to practice as a litigation solicitor in a large Canadian law firm before moving to New Zealand in 2017.
Extremely client focused, Alana was drawn to the law by a desire to help people resolve their issues. She is skilled at extracting the right information from all parties to help resolve problems as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Outside of work Alana enjoys traveling, hiking, scuba diving and skiing. Alana is a member of the Future Leaders of West Auckland and the Auckland Women Lawyer’s Association. She also regularly volunteers for two local Citizens Advice Bureaus.