Ben is a Solicitor in the firm’s Disputes Resolution & Litigation team and is involved in a range of areas including employment law, family law, debt collection and general litigation work.

Ben provides advice on areas of employment law to both employers and employees including personal grievances, employment agreements, performance issues, misconduct, restructuring and redundancy.

He is also involved in a range of family law matters including separation, relationship property, care of children, guardianship disputes and contracting out agreements. 

Outside of work, Ben is an avid swimmer who enjoys sharing his knowledge and experiences with others as a coach at a competitive swim club, learn to swim club, and surf lifesaving club. He has represented New Zealand in open water swimming at international events including in Hawaii, Perth and Sydney.

Qualifications and Professional Memberships

  • Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand
  • Bachelor of Laws — Victoria University of Wellington
  • Bachelor of Arts (Criminology and Sociology) — Victoria University of Wellington
  • Member of the New Zealand Law Society

Contact Information

Phone: (04) 473 6850
Fax: (04) 473 9304

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