Murray Branch

Consultant

Litigation

Murray is a very experienced senior litigator regularly engaged as lead counsel in large scale commercial disputes. He is widely respected for his particular expertise in contract, company and insolvency law, and has argued cases that have created new or clarified existing law in all these areas.

One of Murray’s specialties is the use of alternative forms of dispute resolution, with the aim of resolving disagreements without the need to resort to the courts. In addition to his advocacy role, he has acted as a mediator to assist other parties in resolving disputes. 

Murray has had extensive commercial experience prior to practising law, including management of substantial commercial litigation, which gives him an increased understanding of the litigation process from the client’s perspective. This non-law based experience means that he is able to assess the case from both a legal and commercial perspective, which helps in isolating the key issues that require resolution.

Email: murray,branch@harkness.co.nz

Direct Dial: +64 07 834 6686

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