Chief parliamentary counsel
- Appointed May 2021.
- Previously deputy chief parliamentary counsel (drafting).
- Led the drafting group for five years, including through a number of critical legislative emergencies.
- More than 20 years’ experience at the Parliamentary Counsel Office.
- Earlier work included leading complex policy reforms on secondment at MBIE.
- Started as a commercial lawyer in the private sector.
- Holds a BA/LLB (Hons) from Victoria University, was a Commonwealth scholar, and holds an LLM from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
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