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Kylie Bates is an insurance litigation lawyer in our Auckland office. She specialises in the defence of professional indemnity claims and has acted for international and local insurers in general civil litigation, coverage disputes, disciplinary proceedings, and coronial inquests. Kylie has particular expertise in claims against professionals in the fields of construction and healthcare.
Kylie’s recent experience includes:
Prior to joining DAC Beachcroft, Kylie acted for the certifying authority of a high-rise apartment building which was the site of a high-profile, fatal fire. Kylie defended the certifying authority in two sets of civil proceedings issued in the Supreme Court of New South Wales as well as lengthy disciplinary proceedings and a coronial inquest and inquiry.
Kylie qualified in 2007 and joined DAC Beachcroft in early 2016.