McElroys

Insurance Department

New Zealand
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What the team is known for A cohesive boutique firm that is recognised for its representation of both high-profile insurers and insured professionals. Regarded as particularly distinguished in material damage and professional indemnity claims, and is also recognised for its strong expertise in marine insurance.

Notable practitioners

Andrea Challis advises on indemnity and related matters and she has experience representing both insureds and insurers. She also assists on claims relating to breach of duty and disciplinary processes.

Peter Hunt is an expert litigator with ample experience in construction-related insurance issues, especially those related to earthquake claims and construction-related litigation. One client comments: "He is very experienced and very practical. He can look at a document and have a meaningful conversation about it very quickly, which is very helpful."