Trudy started her law career in 1984 as an Appeals Court Judge typist whilst studying part-time through the Law Society of South Africa. She qualified in South Africa as a Paralegal specialising in Conveyancing and Estate Administration.
Trudy immigrated to New Zealand in 2006 and requalified through the New Zealand Law Society, completing her NZLE Dip in 2011. Trudy specialises in Conveyancing, Wills, Enduring Powers of Attorney and Estate Administration.
Trudy is married to a local Kiwi builder and keeps busy with their six children.