Welcome to Dean & Associates

At Dean & Associates we value enduring, long term relationships with our clients and understand that they appreciate integrity, proactivity, discretion and the highest standards of professionalism.


We are privileged to have an in-depth knowledge of our clients' personal circumstances which helps us understand how it is most appropriate to deliver unique legal solutions which meet the ever changing and progressive needs of our clients.

The firm is broadly departmentalised into commercial, rural, property, asset protection, estate and litigation teams. Our lawyers and legal executives have a distinctive blend of training and experience together with a deep connection to the land and community of the Waitaki which allows us to commit to a standard of excellence in providing client driven legal services.

Since 1877 we've served the Waitaki region and its wider environs and have built our reputation on providing practical, sound advice which achieves the specific goals of our clients whilst maintaining close personal relationships with the families, local businesses, community groups and international clients we act for.

Latest Articles

19 May 2020

We appreciate that, together with the entire nation, a lot of our clients will be navigating many personal and professional challenges due to the…

1 May 2020

...we can now assist you to make a valid Will without any need for you to leave your 'bubble'.

28 Apr 2020

Now that the COVID-19 Alert Level has been reduced to 3, we are today able to…