New Zealand Medico-Legal Congress
Examining the key medico-legal issues and the implications on industry and public
14 - 15 Oct 2020Ellerslie Event Centre, Auckland
Iris Reuvecamp is a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand and a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales. Iris has been practicing as a health and disability law specialist for close to twenty years both as in-house counsel and as an external advisor. She has a particular interest in mental health, older persons and disability law. Iris appears regularly in a range of courts and tribunals and is a court appointed lawyer for the subject person under the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988. She is an Affiliate of the Law Faculty of the University of Otago and teaches health and disability law related courses to health professionals and undergraduate students. Iris has published and presented on a range of topics relevant to mental capacity law in a variety of different forums. Iris holds a number of health and disability sector governance roles. She is chair of the Ethics Committee on Assisted Reproductive Technology.