Andrew is a solicitor in our Auckland office. He specialises in advising local and off-shore insurers on property damage (particularly earthquake matters), professional indemnity and directors’ and officers’ liability.
Andrew’s experience to date includes:
defending insurers in the Supreme Court of New Zealand in proceedings issued to ascertain whether the sum insured under a material damage policy was inclusive or exclusive of sums payable by the Earthquake Commission;
complex coverage advice to insurers on their policy obligations following the Canterbury earthquakes; and
acting as monitoring and D&O coverage counsel for local insurers in relation to proceedings issued against the insured in the USA.
Andrew is a qualified solicitor of the high Court of England and Wales and is seeking admission in New Zealand shortly.