Litigation and Dispute
Commercial advice and disputes especially construction and
commodities whether domestic or international arbitrations,
litigation and adjudication.
Advises on International Cotton Association arbitration
JP Whelan v British Gas (Lands Tribunal) - compulsory acquisition, valuation;
Ancare NZ Ltd v Fort Dodge Limited (Privy Council) - intellectual property rights;
Canterbury International Golf Ltd v Yoshimoto (Privy Council) - fulfilment of planning conditions;
Shalson v DF Keane (High Court) - status of a statutory demand;
Whyte v Whyte (Court of Appeal) - enforcement of foreign judgements, Texas law;
JSC Uzinterimpex v Standard Bank London Plc - trade performance guarantee - fraud conversion commodities trading.
of Admission: Barrister and Solicitor of the High
1985; 1993 (England
Boys’ High School and the
Anglo-Australasian Lawyers’ Society; Society of Construction
Law; The Law Society.
Site Favourites and other Interests: www.nzherald.com;