Partner, Wellington

Scott Barker

Scott Barker


Scott specialises in litigation and insolvency law.  He advises both private and public sector clients.

He acts on a range of litigation assignments including contractual disputes, tort claims, insurance, property, trust and shareholder disputes, judicial reviews and investigations, as well as a wide range of insolvency related assignments.

He has appeared in the District and High Courts, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and Privy Council and has also been involved in mediations, expert determinations and arbitrations.

  • Member of International Insolvency Institute, INSOL International and RITANZ
  • Member of the Wellington Branch of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Work highlights

Advising on contractual disputes

Advising on professional liability claims

Advising on Fair Trading/ misrepresentation claims

Advising on debt and asset recovery (fraud) litigation and enforcement

Advising on property related disputes

Advising insureds and insurers on professional indemnity and directors and officers liability insurance cover

Alternate contacts

David Perry

Partner, Auckland

David specialises in banking and financial services, and restructuring and insolvency law. He represents banks and financial…

  • DDI +64 9 358 7020
  • M +64 21 632 268