Helping thousands of New Zealanders get the compensation they deserve.

Shine Lawyers are New Zealand’s plaintiff litigation law firm, specialising in civil matters, insurance, employment, relationship property, estates and abuse law. With over 20 years’ experience, our accomplished legal team understand what it takes to get exceptional outcomes for our clients.

We have offices in Auckland and Christchurch but can support you wherever you are in New Zealand.

New Zealand’s Civil and Insurance Litigation Experts

With over 20 years' experience in civil and insurance related litigation, we've helped thousands of people across New Zealand get the compensation they deserve.

Our Legal Services

Our Legal Services

As experts in insurance based litigation, we stand up for the little guy and fight against big insurance companies to get everyday people the outcome they deserve. We represent people from all walks of life throughout New Zealand and also in the South Pacific. Find Out More

Our Legal Team

With over 20 years’ experience in civil and insurance related litigation, our team of experts will do everything they can to help you secure the result you are entitled to and the compensation you deserve. Learn More

In Memory of Andrew Hooker

On Wednesday 11 March, Andrew Hooker, the founder of Shine Lawyers New Zealand, tragically passed away after a motorcycle accident. Andrew Hooker founded Shine Lawyers New Zealand in 2015 and was a highly respected insurance practitioner and civil litigator. Read More

Shine Lawyers are proud to be recognised by the New Zealand Law Awards.