Robert grew up on the family sheep and beef farm at Matau in eastern Taranaki. Robert graduated from Otago University in 1996 and joined his great uncle Hugh Thomson in the practice.


Robert has considerable experience in residential and rural conveyancing, estate administration, wills, trust formation and administration, and enduring powers of attorney.

Outside of work

Outside of Thomson, O'Neil & Co, Robert is an honorary life member of the Stratford Fire Brigade after serving 16 years as a volunteer fire fighter. Robert enjoys hunting, tramping, speedway and spending time with family.

Robert can be contacted via email at or via telephone at (06) 765 5299

Bachelor of Laws