Samantha Beattie

+64 9 374 1663


Samantha works for Harry Waalkens QC primarily in the medico-legal arena, as well as on professional discipline and general civil litigation matters.

Samantha began her career in 2014 at Russell McVeagh in the Environmental, Planning and Natural Resources team. She worked extensively on the Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan, in addition to other environmental and local government issues, gaining litigation and regulatory experience.

Between 2015 and 2018, Samantha worked at Rice + Co/Rice Speir, across the compliance and enforcement and dispute resolution teams. She assisted with prosecutions for local authorities and was involved in complex multi-party litigation and judicial review.

Professional history

2019 - currentEmployed Barrister – Harry Waalkens QC
2015 – 2018Solicitor/Senior Solicitor, Rice + Co/Rice Speir
2014 – 2015Solicitor, Russell McVeagh

Contact Samantha

Quay Chambers is located on the corner of Quay Street and Commerce Street in the Britomart precinct. We are a short walk from Britomart Train Station, Britomart Car Park and Downtown Car Park. There are also pay and display car parks nearby.

Physical Address:
Level 7, 2 Commerce Street, Auckland 1010

Postal Address:
PO Box 106215, Auckland 1143
DX: CP 18023

+64 9 374 1663

+64 9 377 5071