Philippa is regarded as one of New Zealand’s leading litigation and dispute resolution lawyers. She has been named a Leading Individual in every Legal 500 Asia Pacific edition since 2017.

Her specialist area is the representation of professionals in connection with negligence and disciplinary complaints. The parties she assists include lawyers, chartered accountants, engineers, architects and insurance brokers.

She also acts in claims against directors and officers, including those brought by liquidators, receivers or regulators arising from corporate financial collapse.

She routinely represents insurers and their clients in property damage claims which are covered under public and products liability policies.