LLB, BSc, Solicitor
Hazel Bowering-Scott
Hazel is part of the national Dispute Resolution Team.  Hazel works primarily with Emily Walton and Richard Hern with a focus on insurance law.  She provides advice to both insurers and policyholders in relation to insurance disputes and has experience working with and briefing expert witnesses for High Court proceedings. 
Hazel also has an interest in sports law and building law.  
Wynn Williams (Christchurch)
Level 5, Wynn Williams House,
47 Hereford Street,
Christchurch 8013,
New Zealand.

    Recent Projects

    • Appearing as junior counsel in the High Court for a five day earthquake list hearing.

    Recent Articles


    Court of Appeal rejects QBE’s appeal contending double insurance

    The Court of Appeal has rejected QBE’s appeal in QBE Insurance (International) Limited v Allianz Australia Insurance Limited [2018] NZCA 239.

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    Dishonest real estate agents beware

    Dishonestly offending will be taken seriously when applying to be a licensed salesperson, as is demonstrated in the recent case Real Estate Agents Authority v A [2017] NZHC 2929.

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    Double Insurance or Seamless Cover? When the Inception Time of Insurance Cover Matters - Updated

    The time of inception on an insurance policy was considered by the High Court in Body Corporate 74246 & Ors v QBE Insurance (International) Limited and Allianz Australia Insurance NZ [2017] NZHC 1473. This decision has been upheld by the Court of Appeal.

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    Independence Day: Athletes Become Neutral

    There has been a lot of media attention recently, in the lead up to the Rio Olympics, about athletes who may be able to compete as 'neutrals' where their national sporting body has been banned from competing. So, just what is a 'neutral athlete'?

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    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 25, Vero Centre, 48 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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