The principal of Cogswell Law, Paul Cogswell, is a specialist providing advice on most aspects of commercial and civil litigation
Paul is able to bring his skills to the prompt, focused resolution of disputes, drawing on over 20 years’ experience in the New Zealand Courts and Tribunals, in arbitrations, in Adjudications under the Construction Contracts Act or in alternative dispute resolution forums.
In addition to his private practice, Paul holds a Judicial Warrant as a part-time Adjudicator in the Weathertight Homes Tribunal. This is a specialist Tribunal set up as part of New Zealand’s Court system designed to deal with the determination of “leaky homes” claims.
Paul is also able to provide private mediation services to clients wanting to attempt to resolve their disputes through alternative dispute resolution.