Sam Carey

Name: Sam Carey

Location: New Zealand

Immediation Practice Area: Arbitration


Sam works in civil dispute resolution (litigation, arbitration and mediation), with particular experience in commercial/contractual disputes, negligence, insolvency, tax, and insurance.

Sam spent 5 years in the litigation department at Ashurst Morris Crisp in London, before obtaining a first class Master’s Degree in Law, specialising in Commercial Law. He went to the independent bar in 2005.

Sam has appeared as counsel at all levels of the New Zealand courts and has regularly represented clients in mediations, arbitrations and judicially-assisted settlement conferences. He has also acted as clerk to the tribunal in a number of international arbitrations.

Sam holds an LLB from Canterbury University, and an LLM (First Class Honours) from the University of Auckland.  He is a member of the NZ Bar Association.