Andrea Ewing is a Crown counsel in Crown Law's Criminal team, based in the Auckland office. She has taught legal writing and analysis at a Cambodian university (by night, while investigating international crimes committed by the Khmer Rouge by day), and has also lectured in advanced criminal law (Victoria University, University of Auckland).

She has authored several published articles on both international and domestic criminal law. Her interest in writing goes beyond the legal; Andrea is also a published poet, and the author of a growing collection of short stories.