Pavee Patanasiri


Pavee is a solicitor in the Commercial Litigation team.  Pavee also appears on behalf of the Crown as a prosecutor in criminal proceedings.

Prior to joining Meredith Connell, Pavee was a Constable in the New Zealand Police.

  • Junior counsel in High Court trial involving supply of 193kg of methamphetamine (R v Wilkinson [2021] NZHC 185)
  • Appeal against suspension of license (Mitchell v Police [2021] NZHC 1572)
  • Appeal against refusal to grant interim name suppression (Stephens v R [2021] NZHC 1902)

LLB(Hons), Auckland University of Technology