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David Schnauer


DDI:     +64 9 486 0177
Email:  ucorbett@schnauer.com


University of Auckland - LLB (Hons), BCom

  • Director, Schnauer and Co, 1991 - present
  • Partner, Brandon Brookfield, 1984 - 1990
  • Partner, Brookfield Prendergast, 1975 - 1984
  • Solicitor, Brookfield Prendergast, 1973 - 1975
  • Judges Clerk, Auckland High Court, 1972 
Areas of specialisation - Commercial, Litigation.
  • Commercial: At Schnauer and Co David continues to develop the commercial law practice he developed at his former national law firm.
  • Litigation: David has also completed significant commercial and civil litigation over the years and continues that work today.
Professional/Community organisations
  • Director of several companies
  • Honorary solicitor for several bodies/clubs
  • Business Excellence Network - member