Hilary graduated from the University of Waikato in 2013 with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Bachelor of Social Sciences (Psychology).

Prior to joining Corcoran French Hilary worked as a Judges’ Clerk at the Auckland High Court and at Meredith Connell as a prosecutor for both criminal and regulatory matters. Hilary also spent two years at the Crown Law Office in Auckland in the criminal team.

She joined Corcoran French’s litigation team in 2019 and is based in the Christchurch office.

Hilary enjoys travelling both in New Zealand and overseas and spends her spare time hiking, running and climbing.