Dr Jim Farmer QC

Deputy Chair

Jim Farmer QC is a barrister and former lecturer in law at Auckland and Cambridge Universities, with a Ph.D from Cambridge, with Blues awarded by both Universities in track and cross country running. He was at one time holder of the New Zealand Universities 3 mile record and winner of the Auckland 6 mile track title. In recent years, he has steered his “Georgia keelboats” to New Zealand Championships and last year was the outright winner of Geelong Race Week in Australia.

He took part in the Targa Motor Rally in October 2013 and remains an active runner.