Jenny is an experienced litigator specialising in company and securities law, fair trading and consumer finance law, competition law, and insolvency. She has acted for both corporate clients and individuals involved in investigations and proceedings by the Commerce Commission and Financial Markets Authority, as well as advising and acting in a wide range of commercial disputes and insolvency related matters.
Prior to joining Shortland Chambers in 2011, Jenny was a litigation partner at Bell Gully, which she joined after spending five years working for the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London and The Hague. She is a graduate of the University of Otago and holds post-graduate degrees in Law and International Relations from Oxford University, which she attended as a Rhodes Scholar.
BA, LLB (Hons), MPhil (Oxon)
Year Admitted: 1995
Barrister Sole: 2011