Andrew Hooker

Managing Director, Shine Lawyers NZ

Andrew is the Managing Director and has an LLB from Auckland University.  He was admitted to the bar on New Zealand in 1990.  He has also appeared in Courts across the pacific including Samoa, Tonga and the Cook Islands.

With over 20 years’ experience in insurance related litigation, Andrew has achieved great outcomes for clients across New Zealand who have suffered when their insurance claim has been wrongly declined. He is passionate about standing up for the rights of everyday people and works tirelessly in the pursuit of justice, including through:

  • Regularly appearing in television and on radio as an expert advisor on insurance matters on shows such as Fair Go, Close Up and other news programs
  • Tutoring insurance professionals at the Insurance Brokers Association of New Zealand College on their legal and statutory obligations
  • Presenting to insurance and Law Society members on civil litigation and
  • Writing a regular column for interest.co.nz, one of the leading financial services websites in New Zealand

In 2014, Andrew made New Zealand history by launching the largest ever representative action with over 30,000 people taking a case against banks claiming unlawful default fees.

Contact Directly on
Phone: +64 9 414 1952
E-Mail: ahooker@shinelawyers.co.nz

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