Liam Dalton


Liam is a Solicitor in the Crown Specialist Group having joined Meredith Connell as a Law Clerk in August 2021.

Prior to joining Meredith Connell, Liam studied at the University of Auckland and interned at both MC and a large commercial law firm based in Auckland working in their litigation and resource management teams. 

Liam has experience in prosecuting both criminal and regulatory offences on behalf of the Crown.

  • Assisting the criminal proceedings arising from Operation Beverly, a large Police investigation into alleged historic sexual abuse by staff members and other individuals associated with Dilworth School.
  • Academic dissertations including Puberty Blockers for Adolescent Transgender Children; Case Note - A Question of Gillick competency and a Rebuttal of Bell v Tavistock and Portman NHS (2021) 10 NZFLJ 119; and Transability in New Zealand (2020) 7 PILJNZ 68.

LLB (Hons)/BSc (Pharmacology), University of Auckland