Claudia Holmes

Registered Legal Executive (Fellow)
09 486 7960

An estate administration and residential conveyancing veteran, Claudia has over 20 years’ experience in the legal industry. Prior to joining Schnauer and Co in 2007, she worked in corporate banking and financial services, including loan and mortgage documentation, as well as settlement services. Over the years, her work has come to focus on estate administration and residential conveyancing.

Outside of the office, Claudia is an avid netball player and oversees the day-to-day management of an established netball club at Netball North Harbour. She’s also a committed volunteer with Auckland’s largest no-kill cat rescue, Gutter Kitties, which is based on the North Shore. She regularly fosters cats and kittens until they find their forever homes.

  • NZ Law Society Legal Executive Certificate
  • Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Legal Executives Inc
  • Deceased estates sales and transfers
  • Residential sales and purchases of property

  • Refinancing of loans/mortgages

  • Claudia specialises in guiding first home buyers through the process of purchasing their first home, including KiwiSaver withdrawals and Housing NZ Homestart grants

  • Estate administration including applications for probate, letters of administration and insolvent estates

  • Claudia also has a background in finance and trusts, asset protection & estate planning