Our Team

Mary Johnston

Senior Solicitor

Mary joined RMF in 2016 after 2 years as in-house counsel for a large property development company at the height of the Christchurch residential rebuild. Prior to that Mary had worked for many years in private practice in Christchurch, specializing in property and commercial law.

Mary has extensive experience in property acquisition and development, structuring property sharing arrangements, construction law, the sale and purchase of businesses, succession planning and implementation, franchising, licensing, joint ventures, contracts, trusts and asset protection. Mary enjoys personal contact with her clients and prides herself on her ability to make transactions as stress-free as possible.

Out of the office Mary enjoys spending time with friends and family, travelling and gardening. As the mother of 3 children Mary has enjoyed spending years involved with school committees and boards of trustees but now that her children are adults Mary is enjoying her freedom!


Phone: 03 308-3191

Fax: 03 308-9894


Legal Executive – Penny Green


Legal Assistant – Michelle Lill