COVID-19: My Vaccine Pass

A friendly reminder that in the interest of keeping our clients, our people and our communities safe from COVID-19, you will be required to present your My Vaccine Pass when visiting our offices in Auckland, Christchurch and Queenstown. Ngā mihi nui.
Chambers & Partners has once again recognised the firm as a leader in its field with teams and individuals ranked amongst some of the best in the country.

The following teams have been recognised:
  • Corporate & Commercial: Band 5
    • The team is noted for the breadth of its expertise, a client noting: "They are able to respond promptly and with dedicated specialist input for urgent items."
  • Dispute Resolution: Band 4
    • More than one client praises the team's "practical and commercial approach," one going on to note: "They provide advice in a manner which makes the advice helpful and easy to understand, both for in-house counsel and for those who are not lawyers by training."
  • Employment: Band 4
    • "no-nonsense, very pragmatic and effective approach."
  • Energy & Natural Resources: Band 3
    • "The firm is renowned for its expertise in government and regulatory work. It has an experienced and capable team that works closely with clients to provide robust and defendable outcomes."
  • Insurance: Band 3
    • "First and foremost, they understand our business; everyone we deal with is knowledgeable, courteous and thorough; open lines of communication and the use of everyday layman's terms make conversations easy; and they have a wealth of experience, but are not offended if something is questioned."
The following individuals have also been ranked:
  • Ash Hill: Band 5
    • "extremely commercial, approachable and pragmatic."
  • Amanda Douglas: Band 3
    • "extremely thorough approach, good humour and excellent ability to cut through the opposing party's argument to its raw essence.
  • Lucy de Latour: Band 3
    • particularly well reputed for her handling of such contentious issues as planning appeals, resource consent appeals and compulsory acquisitions. 
  • Philip Maw: Band 3
    • "Philip has an extraordinary ability to discuss very difficult concepts in an understandable way. He can break complex issues into simplistic components, in order that good decisions can be made." 
  • Richard Hern: Band 3
    • Veteran litigator Richard Hern brings to his work not only a noted track record in the successful handling of both court and mediation proceedings, but also valuable past experience as in-house counsel at a prominent insurance firm.
Share this page on social media:

Enter security code:
 Security code


Wynn Williams Client Toolkit

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with stylesheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so. The latest version of Firefox, Safari or Google Chrome will work best if you're after a new browser.