Practice Manager


Kelvin Glenn

P 03 378 4434, M 027 485 8166

After 32 years working in the Estate and Trust industry, Kelvin joined Clark Boyce in 2006, initially working in the areas of estate administration, trust formation and administration, along with active property management.

With his experience in managing multiple branches while working in the Trust industry, it seemed natural for Kelvin to take on the role of Practice Manager, which he undertook in 2007. He now combines this with his work in Estates and Trusts, Property Management and since the earthquakes is heavily involved in Body Corporate Management.

In his leisure time. Kelvin enjoys spending time with his wife and family, is an avid walker to keep fit and his sporting interests include harness racing and rugby.



Rachel Walsh

LLB Canterbury University
P 03 3784429

‘Rachel joined Clark Boyce in October 2014. Rachel provides specialist legal advice on all family matters including separation, relationship property, trusts, domestic violence, CYFS and Care of Children Act disputes.

She also has a wide range of employment and immigration experience. Rachel serves as a committee member of the New Zealand Law Society (Canterbury-Westland Branch) of the New Zealand Law Society and is a member of the Family Law Section, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Family Courts Association and the Criminal Bar Association.’



Martin Peter Boyce

LLB (Hons) University of Canterbury (Partner since 1972)
P 03 378 4436, M 027 244 2019

Martin – known as Marty – has had 45 years of experience in the law. His specialist areas include all aspects of urban and rural property transactions, as well as company and commercial law, making him a natural choice for clients interested in the establishment of effective business structures. Marty also has a strong interest in the intricacies of sports law.

Marty is well-known in rugby circles and is a staunch supporter of the HSOB Club where he formerly coached at various levels. In quieter moments, Marty is very happy relaxing on the banks of a river, fishing rod in hand and is now living his childhood dream and riding a “Harley!”


Leslie Gordon Willetts

LLB Canterbury University
P 03 378 4435, M 027 224 9366

Les has been in practice since 1974 and has extensive experience in a number of areas. They include urban and rural property transactions; purchase, structuring and financing of businesses; general commercial work, relationship property, elder law and the protection of personal and property rights, franchising, estates and trusts.

Les is a keen skier and Past President of the Mount Hutt Ski Club, an avid cyclist and is Past President of the Avonhead Rotary Club.



Claire Renee Brownlie

LLB Canterbury University
P 03 3784437, M 027 3714376

Claire joined Clark Boyce in 2012.

She practices in residential and commercial conveyancing and estate administration and works closely with partners: Hans van Schreven and Allister Davis.

Claire enjoys spending time with family in Golden Bay and Kaiteriteri. She especially enjoys the time she is able to spend with her husband pursuing fishing, snowboarding and motor sport interests.

Legal Executives


Sandra Langton

P 03 378 4439

Sandra joined Clark Boyce in 2007, but has been a Registered Legal Executive since 1987. She is closely involved both with residential and commercial conveyancing, and Estate administration. Sandra assists our partner Gerry Dwyer and Consultant: Marty Boyce.

Sandra was a member of the inaugural committee that established the Canterbury Institute of Legal Executives and was their Secretary for two years.


Kelli Lewis

P 03 3784440

Kelli joined Clark Boyce in February 2015 as a Registered Legal Executive. She has extensive experience in the legal fraternity having worked both in London and Christchurch.

Kelli is involved with both residential and commercial conveyancing and assists our partners: Hans van Schreven and Allister Davis.


Jo Langton

P 03 3784424

Jo joined Clark Boyce in 2013. She has been employed in the legal profession for the past 15 years and is a Registered Legal Executive. Jo works part time and assists Partner: Alex McPhail and Consultant: Les Willetts with residential and commercial conveyancing and estate administration. Jo job shares with Angela Bertacco and her hours are 9.00am to 4.30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays and alternate Wednesdays.

Jo’s interests include running and spending time with her husband, son, daughter and extended family and friends.


Angela Bertacco

P 03 378 4424

Angela has been a registered legal executive since 2000 and joined Clark Boyce in 2013. She assists our partner Alex McPhail and Consultant Les Willetts, primarily with residential and commercial conveyancing.

Angela’s interests include cycling, cooking, gardening, enjoying a good novel and spending time with the family.

Trust Accounts


Angela Beijen

P 03 378 4438

Angela joined Clark Boyce as a Christchurch Girls High School leaver in 1986 and has been part of our team ever since. She has worked predominantly in accounts and has for some time been Head of our Accounts Department responsible for the effective operation of our solicitors trust account.

Angela is very much a sporting person and over the years has represented Canterbury in no fewer than 5 sports. She still plays a very mean round of golf and is currently Women’s Club Champion at Clearwater as well as being on their committee. Angela also enjoys walking her dogs, going to the gym, running, squash and to top all this exercise off, landscape gardening