Marina has significant Parliamentary experience and has been a specialist advisor to several Education Ministers. She has experience in a range of public policy processes including the preparation of Cabinet papers, briefing Ministers, and preparing for Select Committees.
Principal - Litigation
Veronica is a barrister with approximately 20 years litigation experience in New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to joining the bar, Veronica was a Partner for 5 years at DLA Piper New Zealand. Veronica was a member of the firm’s award winning insurance litigation team for 10 years but was also worked on a wide range of general civil litigation (including, for example, participating in the first personal injury case against a tobacco company by a smoker to go to trial in New Zealand.)
Zong-Pei was a civil servant for over 10 years before joining the private sector. He has a solid understanding of the machinery of government and has experience in the areas of building and construction law, criminal law, education law, evaluation, public policy, official information, courts management and international relations.