“I’m a lawyer. Who’s just been made a QC (Queen’s Counsel). Startlingly! How do I explain what the QC ceremony was? It’s an accolade for court lawyers to recognize excellence at the bar. So it’s lovely and startling. I’m the only woman QC practicing in Christchurch which is outrageous. When I graduated from law school, […]


“When I was doing my law degree I did the Treaty of Waitangi, which I really enjoyed and it had a focus on indigenous people’s rights. Not so much focus on New Zealand, but looking at the wider picture. I was really interested in that – so after working a few years in London I […]