Staley Cardoza


Dunedin boutique law firm, Staley Cardoza Lawyers incorporating Russell Cassidy Lawyer is located in the heart of Dunedin city, in the lower Octagon.

Susie Staley and Rachel Cardoza believe part of being professional is also being approachable. They value making clients feel comfortable.

Consulting a lawyer, particularly for the first time, is not always easy. Susie and Rachel are proud to have developed good and loyal relationships with clients over their many years of practice.

We welcome your enquiries and look forward to working with you.


Staley Cardoza Lawyers is set up for the Level 2 COVID-19 Alert

Staley Cardoza Lawyers is fully operational and back in our premises.  We have implemented correct hygiene, physical distancing and contact tracing practices to fight against COVID-19.

For the safety of our clients and staff, please DO NOT VISIT our premises if you are feeling unwell or have been in contact with anyone who has been diagnosed or has symptoms of coronavirus.  Our primary concern is for the health and wellbeing of our people and communities, and to ensure we support our clients through this difficult period.  Please telephone us in the first instance as there will usually be an alternative way of dealing with your situation.

Additionally our support staff emails are:

Liz Wallace, Office Manager –

Barbara Clark, Personal Assistant to the Family Law Team –

Justine Macdonald, Personal Assistant to the Property, Business and Trust Team –


How can we help?