Senior Solicitor, Wellington
Jane specialises in litigation and dispute resolution.
She advises private and public clients on a broad range of matters, including complex commercial disputes, administrative law actions, civil proceedings, corporate disputes, accident compensation, cross-border actions and insolvency. She has experience conducting all forms of dispute resolution (including mediation, arbitration and litigation), and has appeared as counsel in New Zealand's Supreme, High, District, Family and Coroners Courts.
Prior to re-joining Buddle Findlay, Jane worked in London for an international disputes-only firm.
Acting for public and private sector clients
in judicial review actions, including under the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990
Representing shareholders and creditors
in cases involving novel issues of company law
Acting for private and corporate clients
in complex commercial disputes, including for breach of contract, negligence, breach of trust and fraudulent misrepresentation
Appearing as sole or junior counsel
in a range of civil, appellate and specialist courts
Advising insolvency practitioners
in civil claims and insolvency actions
Conducting alternative forms of dispute resolution
including mediation and arbitration