Olivia Manning



Admitted 2017


Olivia graduated from the University of Auckland with a conjoint degree in Law and Arts, majoring in Classical Studies.

Her interest the study of critical thought and helping people drove her to work as a law clerk for barrister sole’s while studying. She did legal research, assisted with the drafting of court documents and general file management. Her work highlight was assisting as junior counsel on a judicial review hearing, once she was admitted.

Outside of work, Olivia enjoys various sports including ballroom dancing, running, and maintains an active interest in judo where she assists at Auckland competitions.

Since joining Grimshaw & Co, she has enjoyed the opportunity to interact with clients directly and prepare court documents for impending trials and mediation.