Craig is a leading litigation, dispute resolution and commercial insurance lawyer and is considered to be one of New Zealand’s foremost earthquake litigation lawyers.

For more than 30 years he has represented insurers, insureds, insurance brokers and commercial clients in all manner of disputes.

He acts across a broad range of insurance and commercial cases including professional indemnity, public liability, statutory liability, D & O, and property.

Other areas of specialty include contract works, product liability, corporate recovery, crime/fidelity guarantee, construction disputes and captive insurance companies. Indemnity advice and policy drafting are other regular features of Craig’s practice.

Craig routinely appears in the New Zealand Courts as lead counsel, as well as in Tribunals and at mediations.

The Who's Who Legal Insurance & Reinsurance have named Craig as an expert in their 2016 Guide.

Contact details


DDI | 09 373 0053     MOB | 021 309 396
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Legal Secretary | Brooke Hannington
Legal Secretary’s DDI | 09 366 5800
Legal Secretary’s Email |

Find out why Craig loves working at Fee Langstone.


Professional associations

  • New Zealand Law Society
  • Immediate Past-President of the New Zealand Insurance Law Association, having been the President for seven years
  • Regular judge in the Australia and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance NZ Annual Excellence Awards