Experience

Experience

Alexandra Bligh is a Barrister and Solicitor working as a sole practitioner in the New Zealand Jurisdiction. After graduating with a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Alexandra commenced her legal career in 2004, working as a prosecutor for the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP) in Sydney, Australia.  She then gained valuable experience as a Criminal Defence Lawyer at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) in Darwin.

In 2007, Alexandra moved to Dunedin and started specialising in all areas of Family Law, as well as continuing with her Criminal Defence Practice. Alexandra is passionate about representing her clients efficiently and effectively in times of need as well as being dedicated to quality client service.

Alexandra enjoys working as a Duty Solicitor at the District Court and has been appointed as Lawyer for Child. 

Alexandra is also enthusiastic about Dunedin’s rich cultural life and contributes to this community by chairing the Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival.