Senior Solicitor, Wellington
Maddie specialises in a wide range of litigation matters and insolvency law. She advises on contractual disputes, joint venture and shareholder disputes, negligence and professional negligence claims, private international law issues, construction litigation, cover and entitlement disputes arising under the Accident Compensation Act 2001 and insolvency matters.
Maddie has experience appearing in the District and High Courts on civil litigation matters, and representing clients at mediation and arbitration.
Before joining Buddle Findlay, Maddie worked as a junior barrister specialising in civil litigation in Hamilton.
Assisting on large scale High Court litigation
against a prominent New Zealand exporter
on cryptocurrency and digital property matters
Advising private clients
on joint venture and shareholder disputes
Acting for liquidators
in applying to the High Court for directions under the Companies Act 1993 on novel issues not contemplated by the Act
Acting for District Health Boards
on a range of matters including High Court proceedings involving contractual and misrepresentation claims, and Australian proceedings involving the application of the Trans-Tasman Proceedings Act 2010 (Australian)
Acting for the Accident Compensation Corporation
at review and District Court level