Jenny Guthrie

Jenny Guthrie

B.A., LL.B.
Partner

A University of Otago Law and Arts graduate, Jenny is a Partner of Wilkinson Rodgers. She is an Elder Law specialist whose area of practice includes PPPR applications, wills and Powers of Attorney, relationship property, trusts, asset protection, succession and estate planning.

Jenny is also an Employment Law specialist, spending much time in Employment Relations Mediations and, where mediation has failed, appearing before the Employment Relations Authority and in the Employment Court.

Jenny and Werner are two of Dunedin’s three specialist Immigration lawyers.

Jenny believes takes a pragmatic, solution-focussed and common-sense approach to whatever presents.

In the community, Jenny is a long serving trustee of both the Otago Community Hospice Trust and the Otago Hospice Foundation Trust, a trustee of the Shacklock Charitable Trust and a number of other small charitable trusts, past President of Otago Junior Tennis, and Honorary Solicitor for the Otago Piping and Dancing Society.

Jenny is married to John, a marketing lecturer at Otago University and family is very important to them both. They have four adult children, grandsons Louis, Hugo, William, Theo and still counting!