Dr James Farmer QC

Deputy Chairman

Jim Farmer QC is a barrister and former lecturer in law at Auckland and Cambridge Universities, with a PhD from Cambridge, and Blues awarded by both universities in track and cross country running. He was at one-time holder of the New Zealand Universities three mile record and winner of the Auckland six mile track title. In recent years, he has steered his “Georgia keelboats” to New Zealand Championships and in 2012 was the outright winner of the Geelong Race Week in Australia. He was previously a director of Team Zealand. He took part in the Targa Motor Rally in October 2013 and remains an active runner.