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Brett Tantrum

Brett is a senior Crown prosecutor.

Brett is a senior Crown prosecutor.

Brett Tantrum


Brett has been lead prosecutor in hundreds of jury trials before the District and High Courts, including a dozen murder trials over the last decade.  He has appeared before the Court of Appeal on more than 200 occasions.

Over the same period, the Crown and MC have drawn on Brett’s insight as a prosecutor and skill as a mentor on thousands of criminal matters.  In addition to criminal prosecution and appellate advocacy, Brett is a specialist in regulatory enforcement.


Admitted as NSW Barrister and Solicitor, 2004

Admitted as NZ Barrister and Solicitor, 2000

LLB(Hons), University of Auckland

BSc, Massey University

Member of the New Zealand Criminal Bar Association