Rachel Abraham - Senior Solicitor

Contacts

Education

LLB, Victoria University
BSc (Environmental Studies), Victoria University

Areas of expertise

Resource management law, Environmental law, Local Government law, Public law

Experience

Rachel Abraham joined Brookfields in July 2015 and was admitted in December 2015. 

Rachel has worked on a variety of matters including acting for the Auckland Council in Auckland Unitary Plan hearings, the Queenstown-Lakes District Plan review, and appeals on the Auckland Harbour Bridge ‘SkyPath’ project.  She has also assisted the Whakatane, Thames-Coromandel and Waikato District Councils on planning and local government issues.

Prior to joining Brookfields, Rachel worked in policy for the Ministry for the Environment where her experience included policy development for New Zealand’s climate change targets and negotiation at international climate change meetings.