As a Trustee, Ian Gault brings a wealth of legal knowledge and experience to the table. Ian was Deputy Chair at leading law firm Bell Gully and before that was leader of the firm’s litigation practice. A partner there for 22 years, he specialised in commercial dispute resolution and regulatory proceedings. Ian is the Consulting Editor of Gault on Commercial Law and a former Director of the NZ Law Society’s flagship Litigation Skills Course.
Ian was a soldier and junior officer in a TF infantry battalion before transferring to a legal role in the NZDF Reserves. He has been involved with the NZSAS Trust since its establishment.