Mathew Martin

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Property, building and construction disputes

Mathew is a senior associate in our litigation team. He advises on general civil litigation, working alongside Geoff Hardy, Tony Johnson and Jacque Lethbridge.

Civil and commercial litigation

Mathew advises on general civil and commercial litigation matters, including insolvency, debt recovery, contract disputes, residential tenancy, land and property disputes. Mathew has experience in dealing with disputes at all levels, from the appellate courts to specialist tribunals.

Construction disputes

In construction matters, Mathew advises on disputes arising under the Construction Contracts Act 2002 and the Building Act 2004. Mathew has represented builders and homeowners in adjudications under the Construction Contracts Act, advising on payment claims and payment schedules, and representing builders in professional disciplinary matters.

Employment law

Mathew assists in employment matters, advising on redundancies and restructuring, serious misconduct, personal grievances, and breaches of restraints of trade.

Immigration law

Mathew has experience across all areas of immigration law. This includes experience in investor category and business migration visa applications, temporary entry and resident visa applications, appeals to the Immigration and Protection Tribunal, section 61 applications and Ministerial requests.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours and a Bachelor of Laws from the Victoria University of Wellington and was admitted to the High Court of New Zealand in December 2014.

Prior to joining Martelli McKegg, Mathew was a solicitor in the litigation team of a medium sized law firm. Mathew has a background in immigration, criminal, family, and general civil litigation.

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