Alaina's legal career has taken her to Dublin and London where she worked in civil and criminal litigation, commercial law and immigration. Back in New Zealand she worked as in-house counsel in an actuarial investment firm before joining Parker Cowan in 2011.

Apart from litigation and commercial law, Alaina specialises in Immigration and European law.

As someone who runs marathons for fun, Alaina is single-minded and driven. She analytical and loves it when her problem-solving skills result in a win for clients!

In her spare time you'll find Alaina training for one of her many marathons (six to date), up one of Queenstown's mountains honing her snowboarding skills and travelling the world.

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