Colin joined Hannan & Seddon in 1988 and became a partner in 1992.

Colin was brought up in South Westland and had various jobs before deciding to become a solicitor.  

Outside of work, Colin enjoys outdoor pursuits such as hunting and fishing.  Colin is very active in the Community being Chairman of the West Coast Rugby Football Union, the Paroa Taramakau Coastal Area Trust, the Pike River Families Group Committee and the Pike River 29 Legacy Trust.  Colin is also Deputy Chairman of Development West Coast.  Colin has two children Rebecca and Callum.

Hannan & Seddon became part of Corcoran French on 1 April 2021.