Senior Associate, Christchurch

Celia Olds

Celia Olds



Celia specialises in commercial litigation and dispute resolution. 

Celia advises on a wide range of litigation issues, including contract disputes, local government issues, property law disputes, shareholder disputes, insolvency matters, credit recovery and security enforcement.

Celia has appeared in the High Court, District Court and Environment Court as sole and junior counsel.  She has also been involved in mediations and arbitrations.

Work highlights

Advising on contractual disputes

Conducting credit recovery

for financial institutions, corporate clients and local authorities

Advising Councils

on a range of local government and enforcement issues

Advising on construction contract disputes

including NZS3910 related issues

Appearing as sole and junior counsel

in the High Court, District Court and Environment Court

Acting in a range of alternative dispute resolution processes

including arbitration and mediation

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