LRR v COL  NZCA 209: appeal from order for return of child under Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction; appeal upheld, finding proactive approach required to ensure protection of children from grave risk; lead counsel for successful appellant. Also LRR v COL  NZCA 620 (successful interlocutory application requiring applicant to disclose criminal and other records).
Kim v Minister of Justice of New Zealand  NZCA 209,  3 NZLR 173: appeal against extradition, including under the Convention against Torture and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights; joint counsel for successful appellant; appeal to Supreme Court heard February 2020.
Teddy v New Zealand Police  NZAR 80; (2014) 27 CRNZ 1;  NZCA 422: appeal against conviction for maritime offences committed outside territorial waters; lead counsel for successful respondent
U v Attorney-General  2 NZLR 115;  NZCA 616 ;  NZFLR 193 : appeal seeking to uphold intercountry adoption outside Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption
Attorney-General v X  2 NZLR 579 (SC) confidentiality in refugee proceedings concerning crimes against humanity; specialist junior counsel for Attorney-General as successful appellant
Omunkete Pty Ltd v Minister of Fisheries/Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade (High Court, CIV 2008-485-1310) urgent challenge to enforcement against IUU Southern Ocean fishing activity under Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources; lead counsel for successful defendants
Fang v Jiang  NZAR 420 (HC) New Zealand precedent case authority on state immunity and extraterritorial jurisdiction; joint counsel for Attorney-General as intervenor