Blake Dawson

Barrister, Brandon Street Chambers

Area of expertise

Criminal Law


Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Arts

About Blake

Blake Dawson is a barrister specialising in criminal law.

Blake was previously senior in-house counsel for the New Zealand Police Prosecution Service, advising and representing the Police on a wide variety of prosecution related matters. He has also worked as Crown Counsel with the Crown Law Office, as a prosecutor based in Wellington and Christchurch, and began his career as a litigation lawyer.

Blake also writes for the LexisNexis publications Abbott & Thompson District Courts Practice (Criminal) and Garrow & Turkington's Criminal Law.