Our Associates

Providing trusted legal advice for more than 130 years.

Carolyn Faulknor
Phone Direct: 06 835-9368
Email: carolynf@cardow.co.nz


Carolyn has been a solicitor with Carlile Dowling since 2007. Prior to joining the firm Carolyn practised in Australia and has also worked in the legal profession in the United Kingdom. Carolyn qualified as a solicitor in Australia in 2000 and had her qualifications recognised in New Zealand in 2007.

Carolyn is also a member of the Venus Networking Group.

Specialist practice areas:

  • Conveyancing
  • Commercial property transactions
  • Trust work
  • Business related matters

Legal Executive: Tracey Barron

Madeleine Anderson
BA (Hons), LL.B
Phone Direct: 06 835-9367
Email: madeleine@cardow.co.nz


Madeleine graduated from Victoria University in 2006 and practiced in Porirua from 2007. She was employed as a solicitor by Child, Youth and Family, before joining Carlile Dowling in 2010.
Madeleine is a member of the Litigation Team at Carlile Dowling, specialising in Family Law.

Specialist practice areas:

  • Parenting and Contact
  • Domestic Protection
  • Child, Youth and Family
  • Relationship Property

Secretary: Derryn Toomey