Senior Solicitor, Auckland

Liam Edginton

Liam Edginton

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Liam specialises in commercial litigation.  He has a wide range of experience including having acted in proceedings relating to contractual, insolvency and debt recovery, negligence, intellectual property, injunctive relief, and general property and leasing disputes.


Experience


Work highlights

Acting for a forestry manager

in a six day hearing in the High Court in relation to a dispute with the joint venture partner as to an unauthorised harvest of the forest

Acting for an incorporated society

in a five day hearing in the High Court in relation to interpretation issues of that society's constitution

Acting for ICBC

in relation to opposing an anti-suit injunction brought by one of its customers:  Lu v Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (New Zealand) Limited [2020] NZHC 402.  This decision is now a leading authority on anti-suit injunctions in New Zealand

Acting for various banks

in relation to defending various claims brought by customers ([2020] NZCA 538; CIV-2020-404-475; CIV-2020-404-41045; CIV-2020-404-1382; CIV-2020-404-1382; CIV-2020-404-1968; CIV-2018-404-1759; CA643/2020)

Acting for an overseas company

in relation to obtaining freezing orders in New Zealand to assist with worldwide freezing orders obtained overseas

Acting in various proceedings for Sky Network Television

in relation to its copyright infringement claims against illegal streamers of the Joseph Parker boxing fights


Alternate contacts

David Broadmore

Partner, Auckland

David specialises in commercial litigation. He has over 17 years' experience in resolving banking and finance, insolvency, insurance, …

  • DDI +64 9 358 7010
  • M +64 21 022 72994

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Luke Sizer

Senior Associate, Auckland

Luke specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration.  He regularly acts on matters involving complex corporate fraud, insolvency,…

  • DDI +64 9 363 1036
  • M +64 27 297 0374

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