Lilla is a senior solicitor in one of Meredith Connell’s regulatory litigation teams. Prior to joining Meredith Connell, Lilla worked at Crown Law as an Assistant Crown Counsel in the Constitutional and Human Rights Team. Lilla gained experience representing government departments in litigation engaging domestic and international human rights, provided advice on human rights and constitutional issues, and supported the Attorney-General and Solicitor-General in their statutory functions.
Lilla has appeared as junior counsel in the High Court, Court of Appeal and before the Human Rights Review Tribunal.
- McGreevy v Chief Executive of the Department of Corrections  NZCA 495
- A v Attorney-General  NZHC 3401
- MakeIt16 v Attorney-General  NZHC 2630,  3 NZLR 481
LLB/BA, University of Auckland
LLM (Research), University of Amsterdam