Danielle Houghton

Senior Solicitor 

Danielle is a solicitor in the Commerce Compliance and Insolvency teams at Meredith Connell.  She appears for the Crown in criminal proceedings and acts on a range of civil proceedings, frequently for the Commerce Commission.  

Before joining Meredith Connell  Danielle worked as a Judges’ Clerk in the High Court, specialising in research and assisting across a broad range of criminal and civil disputes.

Assisted on large estate proceedings involving questions of validation, undue influence and Family Protection Act claims.

Assisted with research for serious criminal cases at trial and sentencing stage, including manslaughter trial involving issues of causation and self-defence.

Assisted on proceedings under the FTA involving issues of causation, expert evidence and industry standards.

LLB(Hons)/BA, University of Auckland