Andrew has over ten years’ experience as a lawyer, and leads our estates and relationship property teams.
He has specialist expertise in the areas of relationship property, private wealth, estates and information technology and privacy law.
Andrew has extensive experience dealing with separations (contentious and non-contentious), estate litigation and civil litigation. He also advises clients on the terms and conditions or privacy policies for websites and applications. He regularly receives appointments from the Family Court to act as lawyer for incapacitated persons in applications filed under the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988, and has experience appearing at all levels of the New Zealand court system up to the Court of Appeal.
Andrew is also a director and co-founder of OpenLaw NZ, a free legal data platform. He has been a member of the Auckland District Law Society Technology & Law Committee since 2013.
Outside the office, Andrew enjoys programming, too many computer games, is a classically-trained pianist, and plays in a local funk/soul band, Farandicus.
LLB, BA, Victoria University of Wellington