BA, LLB, Associate
Josh Taylor
Josh was admitted in 2014 after completing a Bachelor of Laws at the University of Canterbury and joined the Dispute Resolution Team at Wynn Williams in March 2017.

Prior to joining Wynn Williams, Josh worked for another Christchurch firm for three years in Litigation and Dispute Resolution where he gained experience across a variety of matters.  He has appeared as junior counsel in the Court of Appeal and High Court and as counsel in the District and Family Courts.   

Josh works primarily with Jeremy Johnson on a broad range of matters including commercial disputes, earthquake claims, relationship property, personal and corporate insolvency, insurance, and debt collection.

"I enjoy working with clients to turn complex scenarios into simple solutions."
Contact
Wynn Williams (Christchurch)
Level 5, Wynn Williams House,
47 Hereford Street,
Christchurch 8013,
New Zealand.

Recent Projects

  • The following are examples of Josh's legal work whilst at Wynn Williams and other firms:
  • Appeared as junior counsel in the Court of Appeal in an appeal against a decision of the District Court to grant and stay of 16 criminal charges in R v Craddock [2016] NZCA 318.
  • Appeared as junior counsel for policy holders in a claim against their insurers for indemnification for liability arising from a rural fire in New Zealand Fire Service Commission v Legg [2016] NZHC 1492.
  • Acted for a local rugby player through disciplinary proceedings in the Canterbury Rugby Football Union's Judicial and Appeal Committees.

Reported Decisions

  • Financial Markets Authority v Vivier and Company Ltd [2016] 3 NZLR 70, (2016) 11 NZCLC 98-041, (2016) 14 TCLR 375
  • New Zealand Fire Service Commission v Legg [2016] 3 NZLR 685



 Security code

Wynn Williams Christchurch
Level 5, Wynn Williams House, 47 Hereford Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand.
PO Box 4341, DX WX11179, Christchurch 8140.
+64 3 379 7622
+64 3 379 2467
Wynn Williams Auckland
Level 11, AIG Building, 41 Shortland Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand.
PO Box 2401, Shortland Street, Auckland 1140.
+64 9 300 2600
+64 9 300 2609
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