High Court Justice Rebecca Anne Edwards

Edwards, Rebecca Anne

High Court Justice Rebecca Anne Edwards

Professional Data:   

2014 Judge Survey Score (1-10): not rated   Ranking (out of 60): not ratedRebecca Edwards Judge

Position & Titles:
Judge of: High Court, Auckland, appointed 2015
Specializations and Professional Interests:  commercial and civil law
Professional Comments:
Background / Education: Graduated law school 1993
joined Russell McVeagh in 1994
worked at Herbert Smith in London, England in 1997 before returning to Russell McVeagh
Became barrister sole in 2003
Admitted to the Cook Islands bar in 2010
Degrees: LLB (Hons) University of Auckland, 1993
LLM, University of Virginia, 1997
Admitted to the Bar:  1994
Company Involvements:  None recorded under her name

Personal Data

Born: 1971
New Zealand
Sex: Female
Married: Andrew Tu’inukuafe, a director of Creative Spaces architectural firm Children:  triplet sons
Interesting Relationships and Coincidences:  Played water polo for New Zealand internationally.  Coached and served on Water Polo New Zealand Board