Benjamin Hamilton


Benjamin joined Meredith Connell in 2016 and is a solicitor in the Insolvency and Recovery Group.  He acts for a range of private and government clients in bankruptcy, recovery and company liquidation proceedings.  Benjamin mostly acts for private liquidators and regularly appears in the High Court on their behalf.   His experience has involved the utilisation of remedies available to clients under the Companies Act 1993 and Property Law Act 2007.  Benjamin has particular experience in breaches of directors’ duties claims and securing equitable interests in privately held property.  Benjamin has appeared in the Family Court, District Court, High Court and Court of Appeal. 

Additionally, Benjamin is a junior prosecutor and regularly appears in the District Court and High Court on behalf of the Crown and New Zealand Police.

BA/LLB (Hons), University of Auckland