Senior Associate, Auckland

Calina Tataru

Calina Tataru (1)


Calina specialises in general commercial litigation, insolvency and contractual and leasing disputes.  Calina has specialised expertise in relationship property and estate disputes involving high net worth individuals and families.  Calina's aim is to provide pragmatic and focused legal advice to her clients.  Calina has represented private and commercial clients in Court, assisting them to navigate the complex legal processes.

Calina is a member of Auckland Women Lawyers Association. 


Work highlights

Acting for owners of commercial shopping centres/commercial property

in leasing disputes, including lease enforcement, debt recovery and general liability issues

Acting for Auckland Council

on commercial property disputes 

Advising on general litigation matters

including class actions 

Advising on

general debt collection/contractual disputes

Representing private clients in court on

a variety of matters, including claims against deceased estates

Acting for a beneficiary

under a will in a dispute with the executor (Unkovich v Clapham [2020] NZHC 952)