Celia Haden
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Celia Haden

Environmental Protection Authority / Te Mana Rauhī

General counsel, legal

  • Appointed 2013.
  • Has wide experience of the EPA’s work and in natural resources law.
  • Previously legal adviser at the Ministry for the Environment, a solicitor for DLA Philips Fox, and research counsel at the Environment Court.
  • Holds an LLB with Honours and a BCA in law and commerce from Victoria University.


Environment Court
Research Counsel
May 1997 - May 1999
DLA Phillips Fox
Jan 2000 - May 2003
Ministry for The Environment / Manatū mō te Taiao
Chief Legal Advisor, Senior Solicitor
May 2003 - Jul 2011
Environmental Protection Authority / Te Mana Rauhī
Principal Solicitor
Feb 2013 - Present

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