Blackstone Chambers

Wellington and Auckland, New Zealand

HABEAS CORPUS

Habeas Corpus [Latin, You have the body.] A writ (court order) that commands an individual or a government official who has restrained another to produce the prisoner at a designated time and place so that the court can determine the legality of custody and decide whether to order the prisoner’s release.

Tony Ellis … admits he thrives on complex human rights battles for much-maligned folk: DEIDRE MUSSEN

CONTACT FOR CONSULTATION

PRACTICE AREAS

Tony will accept cases in the following areas in the High Court or above: