Asian Criminal Lawyers Committee

Mingze completed his LLB(Hons)/BSc at the University of Auckland, receiving various academic awards including first in exam in Financial Markets Law. Mingze is a commercial litigator at Morrison Partners and advises clients on wide ranging commercial disputes. Mingze is also a doctoral candidate and was the Lead Tutor for the Law of Torts and Equity, as…

Young Lawyers Committee

Rithirot (Rithi) Sokhom (សុខុម ឫទ្ធិរុទ្រ) is a solicitor at Russell McVeagh. He works primarily in the Corporate Advisory team and assist with M&A transactions, compliance, corporate governance and other general corporate matters. He has a Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Commerce conjoint from the University of Auckland.

Young Lawyers Committee

Natasha is a solicitor at Russell McVeagh, in the Banking and Finance team. She has a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce conjoint from the Victoria University of Wellington. She is also a volunteer at Community Law Wellington and Hutt Valley / Te Whare Ture Hapori.

Asian Women Lawyers Committee

Tina Hwang is a Senior Associate of Queen City Law and is the Property Team Leader. Tina completed her LLB (Hons) degree at the University of Auckland and is a Co-Convenor of the Auckland District Law Society (ADLS) Property Law Committee as well as a member of the ADLS Property Disputes Committee. After more than…

Asian Women Lawyers Committee

Susan is the General Manager of the Legal and Coporate team at GMP Pharmaceuticals. She was recognised as one of NZ Lawyer’s Rising Stars in 2022 and 2023. In addition to being admitted to the High Court of New Zealand, she is also a Legal Practitioner of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia.

Asian Women Lawyers Committee

Seil is a lawyer at the Ministry of Social Development specialising in fraud prosecution. She previously acted as a criminal defence lawyer at the Public Defence Service and prior to this she was at a general practice law firm where she worked on various civil matters. Her area of interest is criminal litigation and she…

Asian Women Lawyers Committee

Sarah is a senior associate at Simpson Grierson. Sarah specialises in laws that apply to the regulation, sale and marketing of consumer products and services.  She is also highly experienced in fair trading and consumer protection laws. Sarah works with some of the most well-known national and international consumer brands supplying and marketing medicine, food…

Asian Criminal Lawyers Committee

Rushika is a senior associate at Luke Cunningham Clere. Rushika is experienced in criminal prosecution and regulatory enforcement. She regularly appears in the District and High Courts prosecuting criminal trials and also acts for various regulatory bodies on health and safety prosecutions. Prior to joining the firm in 2015, Rushika completed post-graduate study at University…

Asian Women Lawyers Committee

Kitty is an associate at Simpson Grierson, on their commercial property team. Her team advises on iconic property developments and provides strategic advice to buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants, investors and developers of commercial property and organisations undertaking major infrastructure projects. She is fluent in Chinese, which enables her to work with the commercial team to…

Asian Litigators Committee

Kai Ling completed her Bachelor of Laws at Victoria University of Wellington in 2017 and was admitted in the High Court of New Zealand as a Barrister and Solicitor in 2018.  She was also admitted as a Legal Practitioner of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2019. She currently works as a senior…