Hannah Reid

Senior Solicitor

Hannah is a senior solicitor working in public and regulatory law.  She has experience assisting civil proceedings and regulatory prosecutions on behalf of government agencies.  She also acts for the Crown in criminal proceedings.  She graduated with an LLM from Columbia Law School in May 2020 and has a particular interest in human rights and international law.

  • Acting for public sector clients in judicial review and public law proceedings in the High Court.
  • Criminal prosecution work, including representing the Crown in jury trials and on appeals to the High Court.
  • Assisted on proceedings under the Fair Trading Act 1986 and Land Transport Act 1998.
  • LLB(Hons)/BA, University of Auckland; LLM(James Kent Scholar), Columbia Law School
  • Publications: 'Orphanage Tourism and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child' in Modern Day Slavery and Orphanage Tourism (eds Joseph M Cheer and Leigh Matthews) CABI 2019.
  • ‘The Zyklon B Legacy and the Case for Investigating Arms Dealers Responsible for International Crimes in Myanmar’ (2020) 18(1) NZJPIL 29.