Anoushka Bloem founded Bloem and Associates as one of the only specialist criminal defence practices in Auckland.  Anoushka is a senior criminal defence lawyer with an established reputation of excellence and integrity.  She has established a team of criminal defence lawyers, all motivated to achieve successful outcomes for their clients.

Anoushka specialises in jury trials for serious crime.  She conducts jury trials in the Auckland region District Courts and the High Court.  She also conducts appeals in the Court of Appeal.  Anoushka represents people charged with the full spectrum of criminal charges, She regularly defends clients charged with sexual, violence drug and dishonesty offending.  She also appears for civil forfeiture applications.

Anoushka has 15 years’ experience in the area of criminal law. She has a history of obtaining great results for her clients.  She has a faithful following of clients who refer her to others.

Anoushka’s goal is to give every client outstanding service and representation.  This the driving force behind the goals and ethos of Bloem & Associates.  Her careful and thorough approach are the hallmarks of her success.

Anoushka attended the University of Auckland and completed a B.Com LLB (Honours degree).  Anoushka was admitted to the bar in 2004.

Anoushka is a member of the Criminal bar association, is a committee member of the Auckland Women Lawyer’s Association and is a committee member of the Auckland District Court sexual violence pilot.