Nicholas Coyle - Senior Solicitor


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BA (History) / LLB

Areas of expertise

Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Insolvency & Insurance


Nick joined the Brookfields Litigation team in July 2021. Prior to that he worked for several years at a specialist litigation firm on Queen Street. He has experience in many aspects of civil litigation including contractual disputes, trusts and estates issues, body corporate levy recoveries and insurance claims. He has developed particular interest and expertise in company law and frequently acts in insolvency related matters and in shareholder disputes. He has led cases in the Court of Appeal, High Court and District Court and appeared in other forums such as the Family Court and Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal.

Nick also has several years of experience working in the public sector at Inland Revenue and the Office of Treaty Settlements. He was selected as a finalist in the Robin Oliver Tax Policy Competition for his proposal regarding the deductibility of interest expenditure for tax purposes.


Industry Membership

Auckland Medico-Legal Society