NZ Christian Lawyers Conference 2018

Back by popular demand – the 2018 conference will provide a great opportunity to connect with Christian lawyers from across New Zealand, to be inspired in your faith and vocation, and be challenged to play the part God has given you.

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Click here for the 2018 Conference programme

Law students are very welcome to attend the conference (see special conference rate below).

Theme for 2018: What does the Lord require of you? To act justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God.


  • Professor Charles Rickett
  • Chris Clarke
  • Judge Sarah Reeves
  • Judge Jonathan Moses
  • Dr Jane Silloway Smith

Our key-note speakers will be unpacking the themes of justice, mercy and humility.

This year the conference will feature a host of interesting speakers, with two different streams: My journey – faith & the law and My opportunity – law & policy. 

We are confirming arrangements with other presenters (elective topics), and are looking forward to hosting a discussion on the End of Life Choice Bill. Our key note speaker is Dr Jane Silloway Smith.

Where:     Elim Christian Centre – 159 Botany Road, Botany, Auckland

When:       Friday 18 May 2pm – Saturday 19 May 4.15pm

Special Conference dinner:

This year the conference includes a special dinner on Friday evening at the Waipuna Conference Suite in Highbrook (approximately 15 minutes from Elim Christian Centre). Our speaker for the conference dinner is Judge John Moses.


  • $195 – for the conference, including the conference dinner
  • $130 – conference only (conference dinner not included)
  • $140 – law students for the conference, including the conference dinner
  • $90 – law students, conference only (conference dinner not included


To register for the conference please make payment into the Gaze Burt Trust account:

  • ASB: 12-3037-0403421-01
  • Reference: 38153
  • A receipt will be emailed to you upon payment being received. If you have any questions about the registration process please email

Programme: The programme for the conference will be available soon.

To register for the conference – please enter your details below.