Andrew graduated from the University of Auckland in 2011 with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in finance. In his final year at University, Andrew won the commercial law prize and a senior prize in law.

Since 2011, Andrew has worked on a variety of matters relating to property insurance, professional negligence claims, financial markets / securities law, other insurance related matters, and civil litigation work.


Contact details

 

DDI | 09 300 1352
Email | andrew.durrant@FeeLangstone.co.nz
Legal Secretary | Clarissa Botes
Legal Secretary’s DDI | 09 366 5802
Legal Secretary’s Email | clarissa.botes@FeeLangstone.co.nz


Work highlights

  • Assisting major insurers to resolve difficult insurance claims which arose out of the Canterbury earthquakes, including litigated claims.
     
  • Acting as junior counsel in the successful defence of a summary judgment application against a firm of solicitors who had allegedly lodged a caveat without reasonable cause.
     
  • Acting as junior counsel in the successful defence of a claim against a major home building company.
     
  • Assisting with a successful declaratory judgment application regarding the interpretation of a provision of the Building Act 2004 which was ultimately heard by the Supreme Court.

Professional associations

  •  New Zealand Law Society