Lily was legal counsel to the Chief Coroner and Coroners of New Zealand for three years before working for the International Co-Investigating Judge at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia in 2014.
Lily then worked at the Manukau Public Defence Service before becoming a Crown prosecutor in 2015. Between 2019 and 2020 Lily moved to London to complete a Master of Laws, where she worked as a researcher for Jonathan Fisher QC in the White Collar Crime Centre. She joined Meredith Connell as a Senior Solicitor in August 2020. She regularly appears in the District Court and High Court in Auckland conducting pre-trial, trial and appellate work.
BA/LLB(Hons), University of Auckland
LLM, London School of Economics