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Natural disaster contract and insurance claims

Webinar - February 24, 2023 at 12:00pm - 1pm


Join us as we help you navigate contract issues and insurance claims in the wake of Cyclone Gabrielle and earlier flooding in this free, one-hour webinar with legal advisors Emily Walton and Hannah Bryce.

In this webinar, we'll discuss: 

  • assessing damage for insurance claim purposes
  • contractual guidance around delays and cost escalations and more

About the presenters

Emily Walton - Barrister at Bridgeside Chambers

A general civil litigator with specialist expertise in insurance and construction dispute work, Emily was heavily involved in the Canterbury Earthquakes at the High Court Earthquake List claims, both commercial and residential. More recently, she has developed a professional indemnity practice defending architects, engineers and other construction professionals against negligence claims. This specialist practice compliments the general construction dispute work including Construction Contracts Act adjudications and defective and leaky building litigation.

Hannah Bryce - Chair of ACE New Zealand Legal Advisory Group and General Counsel NZAP at GHD 

Hannah leads GHD’s New Zealand Asia Pacific Legal practice and is part of the Global Legal Leadership Team. Hannah is responsible for ensuring legal and risk exposures are understood, intended to be managed and accepted in accordance with GHD’s risk frameworks. Hannah is passionate about enabling our business to deliver commercially viable and creative solutions to our Clients while balancing our risks appropriately. During her career, Hannah has worked in a range of industries and has strong experience in negotiating and implementing a diverse range of contract models to allow the successful delivery of client solutions. Hannah is a cheerleader of creating strong networks, developing staff potential and growing a high-performance, high-accountability environment.


To secure your spot, register for this webinar