Jen Crawford


BA (Hons), LLB, University of Otago

Jen has 20 years’ experience as a project consenting and planning law specialist. She joined Anderson Lloyd in 2003 and previously worked in leading law firms in New Zealand (Bell Gully, Auckland) and the UK (Freshfields, London).

Jen provides advice on urban/lifestyle developments, commercial projects, agribusiness and the irrigation sector. She has considerable expertise in environmental due diligence and works closely with her commercial partners at Anderson Lloyd on transactional work. Jen is also highly committed to the Christchurch recovery effort as Chair of the Arts Centre of Christchurch Trust Board and as a Director of Regenerate Christchurch.

Jen is recommended as projects and resource management lawyer in the Legal 500 (Asia Pacific).  She is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Directors, a member of Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and the Resource Management Law Association, and a past trustee of the University of Canterbury Foundation. Jen is also a guest lecturer at the University of Canterbury on resource management law and a New Zealand Law Society presenter on rural issues.