Insurance Law Specialists


From public liability through to professional indemnity - The Ford Sumner legal team can help. 

Ford Sumner Lawyers has an extensive insurance practice and a proven track record, having represented New Zealand’s insurers on diverse cases involving policy response, acting for insurers by appointment from insure, reviewing and writing policy wording, providing regulatory and compliance advice to insurers, and more. 

While we have extensive experience representing insurers, we also have a specialist team of insurance lawyers that represent and advise individuals. Contact our team of insurance law specialists using the button below: 

New Zealand’s Expert Insurance Lawyers


We work with our clients in a partnership format to ensure that we have a deep understanding of your requirements.  We stand by our word and our dedicated team ensures communication is maintained to the highest standard, consistently. It’s why we stand out as a leading insurance lawyers in New Zealand. 


Within the Insurance Law discipline, our services are focused on: 

• policy response advice
• acting for insurers by appointment from insurer
• reviewing and writing policy wording
• providing regulatory and compliance advice to insurers’ provide advice regarding scope of insurance
• cover for businesses
• risk management
• policy issues
• disaster recovery

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We’ve put together an experienced and specialist legal team of insurance lawyers who are dedicated to providing the best possible outcomes to our clients. 


Discover our insurance lawyers and their experience below:


Sarah Churstain

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Mark Ford
Founding Partner and Counsel

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