ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand


Conference Programme

The ILANZ conference is well-known for its mix of inspirational speakers, great topics and its focus on in-house legal best practice. This year’s speaker line-up includes:


  • Stephen Scheeler, Former Facebook CEO Australia & New Zealand, The Digital CEO
  • Fleur Knowsley, Director and Acting General Counsel, Google Fibre
  • Jehan Casinader, Journalist, author and mental health advocate
  • Allison Whitney, General Counsel, NZME
  • John Edwards, Privacy Commissioner 
  • Tania Te Whenua, Principal, Te Whenua Law & Consulting 
  • Sian Wingate, Terms Academy 
  • Dr Maria Pozza, NZ Post
  • Katie Rusbatch, GM Professional Standards, New Zealand Law Society
  • Kirsten Patterson, Chief Executive, Institute of Directors 
  • Herman Visagie, Chief of Staff, TSB New Zealand 
  • Mike Brooker, General Counsel, Foodstuffs
  • Phil Knipe, Chief of Legal Advisor, Ministry of Health
  • Bram Van Melle, Manager, Projects & Transactions, Legal Services, Auckland Council

To view the two-day programme, please click here.