George Lyons

Dispute resolution practitioner
Diploma Agriculture, Diploma Field Technology, Grad Diploma Business Studies (Dispute Resolution), LGNZ Making Good Decisions, LGNZ Understanding Te Ao Maori
0800 77 44 08
Hawke's Bay, Manawatu - Wanganui
Local government issues

Specialist areas of interest include RMA issues, community facilitation and rural mediation.

George Lyons farms a sheep/beef/cropping enterprise near Hastings and more recently has added mediation to his portfolio of specialist skills with includes local government, rural and environmental issues and educational governance.

George is a Hastings District Councillor, has current RMA Decision-makers certification and is a registered provider with the School Trustees Association.

A nine-year stint as chairman of the Hastings District Council Rural Community Board combined with farming has equipped him with a working knowledge of the Resource Management Act. He has experience of a number of rural dispute mediations.