Freya McKechnie

Senior Solicitor

Freya is a senior solicitor in the Commercial Litigation team, providing advice and advocacy services for corporate and public sector clients. She acts on a range of matters involving company law, contract, torts and intellectual property. In addition to working on commercial disputes, Freya acts for the Crown in criminal prosecutions.

Before joining MC, Freya was a senior solicitor at a boutique litigation firm. She has appeared as counsel in the District Court, Family Court and High Court and assisted with litigation in the Court of Appeal. She has also represented clients at mediations and judicial settlement conferences.

  • Assisting with litigation involving a company’s claims against its auditors and former executives based on accounting irregularities.
  • Crown counsel in criminal proceedings in the District Court and High Court.

BA/LLB, Victoria University of Wellington