Mr Brett Morley > Hesketh Henry > Auckland, New Zealand > Lawyer Profile

Hesketh Henry
PRICE WATERHOUSE COOPER TOWER, LEVEL 14
188 QUAY STREET
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

Work Department

Dispute Resolution 
Insurance

Position

Brett is a Consultant in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution team at Hesketh Henry, specialising in insurance and trust litigation and advice.  He acts for onshore and offshore insurers, brokers and insureds.  He has a particular interest is in indemnity issues and liability claims against professional service providers (including solicitors, accountants, auditors, and construction/ property related professionals).  Brett is an experienced advocate in courts at all levels, arbitrations, mediation and negotiated resolution of disputes.  His objective is to achieve outcomes commercially commensurate with the significance and cost to clients of the matter in issue; coupling concise accurate legal advice with strategic insight and judgement to deliver results.  

Career

Brett was admitted to the New Zealand Bar in 1981.   He has also been admitted to practice in the Cook Islands.  Brett became a partner in 1989 and has practised exclusively as a litigator mainly in civil disputes but has provided advice in virtually all areas of law where clients require guidance and representation in difficult and contentious matters.

Languages

English

Memberships

New Zealand Law Society
New Zealand Insurance Law Association

Education

BA/LLB – University of Auckland