Inquiries, investigations and reviews

Michael has a wealth of experience in completing independent inquiries, investigations, and reviews. This work is highly specialised and draws on Michael’s unique experience as one of New Zealand’s foremost regulatory and public law practitioners, and his relationship as a trusted advisor to many public bodies.

Michael’s work in this area includes the following:

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Operation Deans Debrief

Michael’s assistance was sought by the New Zealand Police in the aftermath of the Christchurch terrorist attacks of 15 March 2019.

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Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board

At the request of the Minister for Maori Development, Michael Heron QC conducted an independent investigation into the governance of the Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board ...

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Rugby World Cup 2007

Following the All Blacks’ devastating quarter final loss in the 2007 Rugby World Cup, Michael conducted a review of the NZ Rugby Union’s 2007 world cup campaign, culminating in the making of ...

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