David Nielsen

David Nielsen

David Neilsen graduated from Victoria University in 1981 with a Bachelor of Laws and then went on to gain his Masters at Glasgow University in Scotland, graduating in 1984. David is married with two children.

David has spent 30 years of practice in both national and Hamilton firms as a lawyer. David has built up his own law firm that consists of four lawyers and a number of administration staff. David’s firm provides legal advice to small to medium size businesses, government organisations, non-governmental organisations and trusts. David is a professional trustee of a large number of private trusts.

David is an avid advocate of sports. Up until 2018, David’s firm had represented the NZ Breakers from formation. David is a past Chairman of the Hamilton Cricket Association and has been a trustee of the Basketball Development Trust since 2004.

David has been a board member of Hospice Waikato for over ten years and is a Trust appointed representative on the Hospice Foundation.