Tevita 'Aho
Position:
Assistant Crown Counsel
Phone:
(+676) 24-055/24-007 Ext: 110
Fax:
(+676) 24-005
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Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts, University of Auckland, New Zealand (2009)
LLB, University of Auckland, New Zealand (2013)
Professional Legal Studies, Institute of Professional Legal Studies, New Zealand (2013)
Admitted as a Law Practitioner in the Supreme Court of Tonga (2014)
Admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand (2014)

Background

Mr. ‘Aho graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in History and Politics in 2009 from the University of Auckland. He temporarily joined the Crown Law Department as a Law Clerk under the Department’s internship program in 2010 for a few months before returning to complete his legal education. Mr. ‘Aho joined the Attorney General’s Office in July 2014 after graduating with his LLB from the University of Auckland and was appointed Assistant Crown Counsel, a post which he presently holds.

Experience

Mr. ‘Aho’s work currently involves legal research , preparing briefs and indictments, preparing briefs for Appeal matters, providing legal opinions , and conducting trials in both the Magistrate and Supreme Court. He has interests in Taxation Law, Criminal Law and Private International Law.

Areas of Practice

Criminal Law