Tomas Kennedy-Grant QC

Present Position

Principal in own practice

Professional Experience

A wide range of civil, commercial and criminal work as lawyer and of civil and commercial work as judicial officer.

Career Summary

Arbitrator, mediator and adjudicator 2002-present Master of the High Court of New Zealand 1992-2002 Lawyer in private practice, 1964-1992


60 as arbitrator since February 2002; 39 as mediator since February 2002.


Construction Law in New Zealand (1999 reprinted 2003); A Guide to the Construction Contracts Act (2003); Numerous papers on construction law and dispute resolution. Many of these are available on my website

Speciality Areas

Commercial, Construction


Fellow (Arbitration/Mediation), Arbitrators' and Mediators' Institute of New Zealand Inc.; AMINZ Panel of Arbitrators; AMINZ Panel of Mediators; AMINZ List of Adjudicators; MA (OXON), Gray's Inn;FCIArb, Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK)