Jessica Barnard

Senior Solicitor

BCom, LLB, GDLP, Australian National University

Jessica specialises in commercial law, with expertise in public-private partnerships, projects and construction.

Jessica was admitted to the bar in 2014, after graduating from the Australian National University with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting). She relocated from Australia, in November 2015, to join Anderson Lloyd’s commercial team, working as a Solicitor in the firm’s Auckland office.  Prior to joining Anderson Lloyd, Jessica spent two years with the ACT Government working on its procurement of the Capital Metro (light rail) PPP project and in energy and utility services regulation. She has continued her focus on projects and PPP work at Anderson Lloyd and has recently advised on the Pūhoi to Warkworth motorway PPP project and New Zealand Schools 3 PPP project.

Jessica is a member of the Auckland Women’s Lawyers Association.