Siobhan Patia

Solicitor — Whangārei BA/LLB

Siobhan specialises in family law, including care of children and domestic violence.

She graduated from the University of Auckland in 2015 with Bachelor degrees in Law and Arts and was subsequently admitted to the bar in 2016. Siobhan started her career in health at Counties Manukau DHB working in business and project management. She subsequently started practice as a junior for a senior criminal defence barrister in Auckland for 2 years working on matters involving serious violence, sexual offending and drug offending. Siobhan moved to Whangārei in 2019 to work as a Crown Prosecutor, conducting jury trials in the District Court and appearing as junior counsel in High Court jury trials. Siobhan subsequently joined Henderson Reeves in 2021. She brings with her Court litigation experience and is a legal aid provider.

Siobhan is a member of Te Hunga Roia Maori and the Pacific Lawyers Association. She is also a volunteer mentor with I have a Dream Charitable Trust.

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