Harmans Lawyers

Julie Knowles

Practice Manager
BBus (Accounting), AT
julie.knowles@harmans.co.nz PH: (03) 379 7835

Having started her career at Harmans in May 1997, Julie has come full circle after leaving to gain accounting and management experience in Auckland and London, returning in 2005. She holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) and has held various roles in the firm before being appointed Practice Manager in 2016. 

Julie is responsible for all aspects of the firm’s operations, including finance, personnel, technology, facilities, brand and marketing and improving the day-to-day operations of the business. 

In line with the firm’s strategic plan and with a particular focus on digital solutions, Julie develops and implements various projects to improve efficiency across our firm so that we may deliver efficient, accessible, down-to-earth legal services to our clients.   

Julie is a qualified Accounting Technician with Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and is a member of the Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA), where she has been elected Treasurer of the New Zealand Branch Executive Committee.