Rainey Collins Lawyer Louisa Joblin

An Associate with the Business and Personal Legal Services Team, Louisa provides clients with expert advice about: privacy law, company constitutions, commercial matters including buying and selling businesses, shareholders’ agreements, and terms of trade, not-for profit and charitable matters including governance and procedural concerns, leases, trusts, asset protection, wills, and estates including contested estates. 

Louisa has specialist knowledge of privacy law, providing a broad range of expert privacy law advice to commercial entities and individuals, including in relation to Privacy Act compliance, access and correction requests, privacy breaches, notification requirements, policy, and legal compliance.  Louisa also offers focussed training to clients about the Privacy Act 2020, the Information Privacy Principles, and to ensure compliance with the Act when undertaking business activities.  In addition, Louisa conducts privacy compliance audits to assess and strengthen clients’ privacy systems and processes.

She also assists iwi with Treaty of Waitangi settlement implementation and with post-settlement commercial and governance advice.

Approachable and easy to work with, Louisa always taking the time to really understand clients’ situations and the issues they face, so that she can provide practical and tailored advice.

Louisa grew up in Havelock North, and studied at Victoria University for her Law Degree, and a Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Italian and Art History. 

Louisa has a special interest in the arts, and is a founding trustee of the New Zealand Art Crime Research Trust, an organisation dedicated to researching, preventing, and providing education about, art crime.  She is also a keen singer and musician.  Outside of work Louisa enjoys spending time with her young family and friends.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • LLB/BA Hons. at Victoria University
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand
  • Member of the NZ Law Society
  • Member of the NZ Law Society Property Law Section
  • Registered Privacy Professional in the Office of the Privacy Commissioner’s Directory of Privacy Professionals
  • Member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • Lawyer Member of the Law Society Central Standards Committee

  • ATCL Performance Piano Diploma
  • Founding Trustee and Secretary of NZ Art Crime Research Trust  


Contact Information

Phone: (04) 473 6850
Fax: (04) 473 9304
Email: ljoblin@raineycollins.co.nz

Articles by Louisa Joblin 

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Super Gold Card 

If you are a New Zealand Super Gold Card Holder (Australian Senior Cards do not qualify) we will give you a 75% discount off the fee for one of our set fee 1 hour initial consultations. We will also give you a 17.5% discount off the first matter we handle for you and then 12.5% off any subsequent matters for you.  These discounts relate to your personal matters only (i.e. not business, trust or organisational matters or the sale and purchase of investment properties).

To receive the discount please let us know if you are a New Zealand Super Gold Card Holder.