Stephanie Corban

Stephanie Corbin, Litigation & Dispute Resolution Lawyer, Hesketh Henry
 
STEPHANIE CORBAN
SENIOR ASSOCIATE

T: + 64 9 375 7620
M: + 64 21 437 538
F: + 64 9 365 5420
E: stephanie.corban@heskethhenry.co.nz

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QUALIFICATIONS:
BA, LLB (Hons)

Services

Stephanie is a Senior Associate in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution team. She has been a civil litigator for over 10 years.

 
Stephanie has a significant insurance practice, including providing advice on professional indemnity claims, cover issues and recoveries. She also deals with a variety of civil matters, including acting for plaintiffs and defendants on property and construction disputes.

Examples of work:

  • Advising insurers on the prospects for recovery on various files.
  • Acting for insurers and their insured in a claim against an electrical company for negligence following an electrical fire. There was significant uninsured losses in respect of an American sports car valued at over NZ$300,000.
  • Defending solicitors in respect of property related transactions.
  • Defending solicitors in relation to a claim arising from an alleged conflict of interest.
  • Defending a solicitor sued by multiple plaintiffs claiming under the Fair Trading Act following a communication written by the firm to creditors of the firm’s client.
  • Acting for the plaintiff in a contract dispute involving a myriad of factual issues which required very detailed analysis and investigation.
  • Advising insurers and defending auditors against allegations of breach of contract and negligence in relation to audits completed over a number of years during which time the plaintiff suffered loss due to the theft of monies by an employee.
  • Acting for architects in relation to a claim by a District Health Board alleging weathertightness issues in two buildings.

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Memberships

  • Member of the New Zealand Insurance Law Association
  • AMINZ - Affiliate

affiliations

 
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