Alissa Bell appointed as Chair of McVeagh Fleming, as John Woolley steps down
McVeagh Fleming bids farewell to John Woolley who steps down as Chair of the Board, with Alissa Bell being appointed as the new Chair.
McVeagh Fleming bids farewell to John Woolley who steps down as Chair of the Board after a tenure spanning nearly five decades. Alissa Bell, who joined McVeagh Fleming in 2011, has been appointed as the new Chair.
In addition to her professional achievements, Alissa actively volunteers and serves on the committees for ADLSi and Family Court Association. She holds the position of President of the Zonta Club of Auckland, demonstrating her commitment to empowering women and driving positive change in the community.
John Woolley, who remains at McVeagh Fleming in a consulting capacity, says, “Alissa’s appointment signifies a new chapter for McVeagh Fleming, blending a legacy of excellence with a fresh perspective. Her appointment underscores the firm's commitment to nurturing talent, and with the backing of our experienced team she will strengthen our unwavering commitment to our clients and communities and McVeagh Fleming’s progressive approach to legal services.”