Alumni of Te Piringa Faculty of Law

Te Piringa – Faculty of Law has produced many talented graduates who have gone on to become leaders in the profession, locally and internationally.

Among them are judges, partners and owners of law firms, and decision makers at the top levels of law, government and business. Read articles about them.


Students who study at Te Piringa – Faculty of Law develop well-rounded skills that enable them to become outstanding law practitioners. Our students are inquisitive, culturally-aware, and develop the expertise and skills needed to adapt to the world’s changing legal landscape.

Our unique focus on learning practical skills is a key feature of the Waikato law programme, and after graduating our students are in high demand across a range of legal positions.


Te Piringa – Faculty of Law staff are leaders in legal education and conduct cutting-edge research that is interdisciplinary, doctrinal, theoretical and contextual, covering a wide range of legal areas.

Many of our staff are nationally and internationally-recognised in their fields of expertise, and are often called upon to provide commentary on a wide range of issues.