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Child abuse inquiry: who is new chair Lowell Goddard?

Theresa May has appointed New Zealand's first female Maori high court judge to lead her child sex abuse inquiry

By Josh Lowe  

Justice Goddard is the first Maori woman to serve as a High Court judge in New Zealand. © Home Office

“I love the fact that in the type of law I practise and have always practised, I engage with a large number and a huge variety of people from all walks of life. It is a very broadening experience.”

So said Justice Lowell Goddard, the new Chair of Theresa…

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