Law School alumni honoured

06 June 2014
The Honourable Susan Glazebrook and the Honourable Lowell Goddard QC
The Honourable Dame Susan Glazebrook and The Honourable Dame Lowell Goddard QC

Seven alumni of the Auckland Law School are among those named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2014, two of them as Dames Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit.

The Honourable Dame Susan Glazebrook, a judge of the Supreme Court, has been honoured for services to the judiciary, and the Honourable Dame Lowell Goddard, QC, a judge of the High Court in Wellington, has been honoured for services to the law.

The Honourable Rodney Hansen, QC, of Auckland has been made a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to the judiciary.

Judge Jeremy Gittos, of Auckland, has been made a Companion of the Queen’s Service Order for services to the judiciary along with Judge Shonagh Kenderdine, of Wellington, and Judge David Sheppard, of Melbourne. Karen Sherry, of Auckland, has been awarded a Queen’s Service Medal for services to the electricity industry.