Law Graduate

Charlie Stone

Charlie is a law graduate in the Litigation Team.

Charlie completed his LLB/BA at the University of Otago in 2022.

He first joined Hesketh Henry as a summer clerk at the end of 2021.  In February 2023, Charlie joined the litigation and disputes team as a law graduate.  Charlie has completed his Professional Legal Studies Course and was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court in November of this year.

Charlie assists on a variety of matters mostly relating to construction disputes.

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Examples of work completed by Charlie include:


Insights & Opinion / Charlie Stone

Chicken or Egg – Does C v D (Hong Kong) help New Zealand solve the question of whether a dispute is decided by arbitration?
Arbitration is increasingly viewed as a beneficial alternative to traditional court litigation, but how do you know if your dispute should go to arbitration or to the courts?  Several recent foreign ...
31.08.2023 Posted in Construction & Disputes
Hands and gavel
High Court imposes record penalty under Fair Trading Act
One NZ (formerly Vodafone NZ) was recently a record-breaker for all the wrong reasons, receiving the largest penalty to date under the Fair Trading Act 1986 (FTA).   On appeal from the District Court...
29.08.2023 Posted in Business Advice & Disputes
Construction Framework Wide BW
Retention monies under commercial construction contracts: Are you ready for change?
Key changes introduced by the Construction Contracts (Retention Money) Amendment Act
03.07.2023 Posted in Construction
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