Reece is a senior associate in our dispute resolution team. He specialises in helping clients resolve commercial and civil disputes, with a particular focus on competition and consumer protection law.
As a commercial litigator, Reece regularly advises clients on a wide range of corporate and commercial issues including contractual disputes, shareholder disagreements, insurance claims, and advertising issues.
He also advises clients on competition law issues in relation to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, franchising agreements, distribution agreements, and other arrangements.
Reece takes a pragmatic approach to disputes and places particular importance on understanding the commercial drivers for clients. He strives to obtain the best commercial resolution by utilising the most appropriate dispute-resolution method in a cost effective manner.
Prior to returning to Kensington Swan, Reece worked for three years in the Middle East at top tier law firms. During this time he advised various international and local clients on a range of commercial disputes in relation to construction and property, employment, trade receivables, fraud investigations, and oil & gas disputes.
2008 (New Zealand)
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