Environment, Planning and Natural Resources
Phone +64 9 367 8869
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+64 9 367 8869
Bronwyn is an environmental law specialist, with expertise in all aspects of resource management and environmental law, as well as public and local government law. She brings considerable knowledge to her role in assisting developers and infrastructure providers obtain all necessary approvals for their projects under the Resource Management Act 1991.
Bronwyn has a particular interest in resource management litigation. She has extensive experience before the Environment Court and has also appeared in the higher appellate Courts a number of times, including the Supreme Court of New Zealand.
Having acted for both corporate interests and local authorities, Bronwyn’s extensive experience in environment and resource management law enables her to deliver positive results for her clients, particularly when matters go before the courts.
Bronwyn’s experience includes:
LLB (Hons), BSc (Environmental Science), University of Waikato.
Bronwyn was admitted to practise in New Zealand in 2000. Prior to joining Russell McVeagh in 2011, Bronwyn spent 11 years at a major New Zealand law firm, acting for local authorities primarily in the Auckland region.
Bronwyn is a member of the editorial committee for the Resource Management Law Association Journal and a regular contributor of articles. She also contributes the case law updates to the Association's monthly newsletter, and has presented national roadshows both for the Association and the New Zealand Law Society on case law updates.
Bronwyn is also a member of the Environmental Law Committee of the New Zealand Law Society and is recognised as a preeminent lawyer for Environment and Resource Mangement by Doyles Guide 2018.
Government, Public Law and Policy
Agribusiness and Food
Energy and Renewables
Infrastructure and PPPs
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Senior Associate, Environment, Planning and Natural Resources