William Hursthouse

Resolution Practitioner
0800 77 44 20
Building and construction disputes, Elder Care, Family dispute resolution (FDR)

After studying psychology and philosophy at Auckland University, I travelled the world for three years and came back determined to build a meditation centre, so I became a builder and after completing the meditation centre went on building for another 20 years.

People started wanting to pay me for advice, so I joined the New Zealand Institute of Building Surveyors and served on their Executive for many years. In 2016 they made me a life member and gave me their “Excellence in Building Surveying” award in 2018.

About 10 years ago, I restarted formal study and subsequently received a Graduate Diploma in Dispute Resolution from Massey University. Since then, I have completed Cinnie Noble’s excellent Conflict Management Coaching course as well as a Graduate Certificate in Restorative Justice from Victoria University in Wellington.

I regularly attend short courses and continue to upskill, for example in Elder Mediation. I have been a Family Mediator with Fairway since 2014.

My particular interest is in supporting families to figure things out themselves.

Contact our FDR team on 0800 77 44 20 or email us at fdr@fairwayresolution.com