Kyla Johansen


Kyla Johansen graduated from the University of Waikato in 2014 and following her admission to the bar in 2015 joined Hamertons as a staff solicitor, therefore fulfilling her desire to return to her home town of Whakatane after an absence of over 20 years.

Kyla’s primary areas of practice include Rural and Residential Conveyancing, Estate Planning and Administration, Commercial Law, Wills and Trust Administration.

Kyla has a keen interest in Animal Law and has served as a committee member of the Animal Legal Defence Fund during university and as a volunteer for the RSPCA.  Kyla is a current member of the New Zealand Animal Law Association and she hopes to devote a significant part of her future career to improving policy and education surrounding animal care and welfare within New Zealand.

Outside of work hours Kyla enjoys spending time relaxing with her family and her four children, attending the occasional pub quiz night with friends and helping out within the community.

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Contact Details: 
k [dot] johansen [at] hamertons [dot] co [dot] nz