Director of Proceedings

Kerrin Eckersley was appointed Director of Proceedings in 2017.

Ms Eckersley has extensive litigation experience in the medico-legal jurisdiction and came to the HDC in 2016 after working as a litigator for six years in the accident compensation, mental health and criminal jurisdictions. Prior to that Ms Eckersley worked for a number of years in the Supreme Court of New Zealand.

Ms Eckersley holds a Master of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Victoria University of Wellington.