Faculty of Law

Dates given are those of taking up employment. Where degrees and diplomas are shown without the name of the awarding university, the university is Auckland.◇Denotes a part-time, permanent appointment.

Faculty Management Team


Dean

Penelope Mathew, BA(Hons) LLB Melb., LLM JSD Col.

Deputy Dean

Warren Swain, MA BCL DPhil Oxf.

Associate Dean (Academic)

Bronwyn Davies, MM Macq., LLB

Associate Dean (Equity)

Carrie Leonetti, JD Harv., AB Michigan

Associate Dean (International)

Anna Hood, BA LLB(Hons) PhD Melb., LLM NYU

Associate Dean (Pasifika)

Treasa Dunworth, LLM Harv. , LLB(Hons) (Semester One)

Guy Sinclair, JSD NYU, BA LLB(Hons) LLM (Semester Two)

Associate Dean (Postgraduate)

Craig Elliffe, BCom LLB(Hons) Otago, LLM PhD Camb., FCA

Associate Dean (Research)

Janet M. McLean, QC, LLB(Hons) Well., LLM Michigan

Associate Dean (Teaching and Learning)

Marcus Roberts, BA LLB(Hons) LLM

Assistant Dean (Academic)

Scott Optican, BA Berk., MPhil Camb., JD Harv.

Assistant Dean (Postgraduate)

Karen Fairweather, LLB(Hons) Birm., PhD Exe.

Assistant Dean (Research)

Vincent Cogliati-Bantz, LLM Miami, LLM PhD Geneva

Director of Faculty Operations

Ada Marama, BA MBS PGDipBusAdmin Massey

Director of Faculty Finance (Arts and Law)

Gary Patterson, BCom, CA

Law


Professors

1988 Klaus Bosselmann, DrIur FU Berlin

1992 Peter Devonshire, LLB(Hons) Birm., LLM Alta., PhD

2008 Craig Elliffe, BCom LLB(Hons) Otago, LLM PhD Camb., FCA

1991 David P. Grinlinton, BA Massey, LLM W.Aust., MDS RMC, LLB(Hons)

2018 Mark Henaghan, BA LLB(Hons) LLD Otago

1979 Jane Kelsey, LLB(Hons) Well., BCL Oxf., MPhil Camb., PhD

2020 Jaime King, BA Dartmouth, JD Emory, PhD Harv.

2003 Michael Littlewood, PhD HK, BA LLB(Hons)

1986 Joanna M. Manning, MCompL George Wash., BA LLB(Hons)

2019 Penelope Mathew, BA(Hons) LLB Melb., LLM JSD Col.

2011 Janet M. McLean, QC, LLB(Hons) Well., LLM Michigan

◇1987 Paul T. Rishworth, QC, LLB(Hons) MJur

2015 Warren Swain, MA BCL DPhil Oxf.

1999 Julia R. Tolmie, LLM Harv., LLB(Hons)

1991 Susan M. Watson, LLB(Hons) MJur

◇1985 Peter G. Watts, QC, LLB(Hons) Cant., LLM Camb.

Emeritus Professors

Bruce Harris, LLB(Hons) Otago, LLM Harv., LLD Otago

Ron Paterson, ONZM, BCL Oxf., LLB(Hons)

David V. Williams, BA LLB Well., BCL DipTheol Oxf., PhD Dar.

Adjunct Professors

2015 Mai Chen, LLB(Hons) Otago, LLM Harv.

2016 Peter Hinton, LLM Harv., BCom LLB(Hons)

2016 Nick Wells, BCom LLB Cant., BCA(Hons) Well., MBA IMD

Associate Professors

2013 Claire Charters, BA LLB(Hons) Otago, LLM NYU, PhD Camb.

2017 Vincent Cogliati-Bantz, LLM Miami, LLM PhD Geneva

1999 Treasa Dunworth, LLM Harv., LLB(Hons)

2015 Andrew Erueti, LLM Cant., LLM Well., SJD Tor.

2003 Caroline Foster, BA LLB(Hons) Cant., LLM PhD Camb.

2018 Timothy Kuhner, BA Bowdoin, LLM JD Duke

2018 Carrie Leonetti, AB Michigan, JD Harv.

1999 Christopher Noonan, LLB PhD

1992 Scott L. Optican, BA Berk., MPhil Camb., JD Harv.

2018 Nicole Roughan, LLM Well., LLM JSD Yale, BA LLB

2021 Guy Sinclair, JSD NYU, BA LLB(Hons) LLM

2004 Hanna Wilberg, BA LLB(Hons) Otago, BCL MPhil Oxf.

Senior Lecturers

2010 Robert Batty, BA LLM

2018 Katherine Doolin, BA LLB(Hons) Waik., PhD Kent

2019 Karen Fairweather, LLB(Hons) Birm., PhD Exe.

2012 Rohan Havelock, LLM Camb., BA LLB(Hons)

2015 An Hertogen, Lic Jur KU Leuven, LLM Col., PhD

2015 Anna Hood, BA LLB(Hons) PhD Melb., LLM NYU

2005 John Ip, LLM Col., BA LLB(Hons)

2016 Jane Norton, LLM Col., DPhil Oxf., BA LLB(Hons)

2012 Marcus Roberts, BA LLB(Hons) LLM

2014 Arie Rosen, BA LLB Tel Aviv, LLM JSD NYU

2009 Katherine Sanders, LLM Yale, BA LLB(Hons)

2017 Fleur Te Aho, BA LLB(Hons) Cant., LLM Well., PhD ANU

2019 Jesse Wall, BA LLB(Hons) Otago, MA BCL MPhil DPhil Oxf.

Lecturers

2020 Dylan Asafo, BHSc LLM

2019 Nikki Chamberlain, LLM Vanderbilt, BA LLB(Hons)

2019 Jayden Houghton, BA LLB(Hons)

2019 Maureen Malcolm, BA LLB Waik.

2019 Tracey Whare, LLB Well., LLM

2018 Edward Willis, BA LLM Well., PhD

Professional Teaching Fellows

2018 Bronwyn Davies, MM Macq., LLB

2019 Litia Tuiburelevu, BA LLB(Hons)

Research Fellows

2013 Francis Dawson, BA BCL Oxf.

1972 Bill Hodge, BA Harv., JD Stan.

2013 Nina Khouri, LLM NYU, BA LLB(Hons)

1969 Ken A. Palmer, LLM Harv., Auck., SJD Virginia

Honorary Professors

Jeff Berryman, LLM Dal., LLB(Hons) MJur

John Farrar, LLB(Hons) LLM LLD Lond., PhD Brist.

Richard Scragg, LLM Cant.

Andrew Stockley, BA LLB Well., BA(Hons) Cant., PhD Camb., MA DPhil Oxf.

David A. R. Williams, QC, LLM Harv., LLB

Distinguished Fellow

Hon. Tony Randerson QC, LLB(Hons)

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