A new member to Bankside Chambers

Bankside Chambers is delighted to announce that Mark Kelly will join Bankside on 1 April 2019.

Mark graduated LLB (Hons) BA from Auckland University in 1993, and was admitted to the New Zealand bar in the same year.

From 1994-1998, Mark was a litigator at Russell McVeagh. In 1999 he worked in Dublin, at A & L Goodbody, Ireland’s pre-eminent firm. From 2000-2004, he was a litigator at Simpson Grierson. Since 2005, he has been a barrister, practising from Park Chambers, Auckland.

Mark has broad experience in litigating company, construction, contract, employment, estates, finance, insurance, intellectual property, medico-legal, negligence, partnership, property, trusts and weathertightness disputes.

Mark has appeared in the High and District Courts many times and also in the Court of Appeal. He also has experience in the Employment Court, the Employment Authority, the Weathertight Homes Tribunal, the Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal, and the Coroner’s Court. He has acted in numerous arbitrations.