Heather Philip specialises in Environmental and Resource Management Law. After her admission as a Barrister and Solicitor in Ontario, Canada, Heather worked in London in professional regulation before moving to New Zealand. Prior to joining Berry Simons, Heather worked as a Hearing Manager with the Environment Court.
- Bachelor of Law, University of Windsor
- Bachelor of Arts (Hon. with distinction), University of Toronto
- Environment Court, 2013-2014
Phone: 09 909 7318
Our People / Heather Philip
Auckland Council botch up resource consents
Thu Aug. 30th 2018
Berry Simons was instrumental in obtaining the Environment Court declaration which disagreed with how Auckland Council applied special character rules of the partly operative Auckland Unitary Plan.
FEEDBACK SOUGHT ON POTENTIAL SHORT TERM AMENDMENTS TO RMA
Wed March 7th 2018
Over the last two years, Berry Simons has been critical of what we see as a decline in the coherence and workability of the Resource Management Act 1991 (“RMA”), as a result of ill-conceived and poorly drafted amendments to that Act.