David Ure was elected President of the Gisborne branch of the Law Society at the AGM on 10 May. Mr Ure is a director of Grey Street Legal Ltd, which specialises in property and commercial law. He was admitted as a barrister and solicitor in December 2002. The following Council was elected at the AGM:
President: David Ure.
Vice-President: Vicki Thorpe.
Council: AJ Baker, Alison Bendall, Alistair Clarke, Amanda Courtney, Heather Vaughn, Holly Tunstall, Julie Mettrick, Mana Taumaunu, Michael Lynch, Stephen Taylor.