Gilbert/Walker - litigation and arbitration specialists

Sean joined Gilbert Walker after three years in Bell Gully’s litigation department.

Sean graduated from the University of Canterbury with an LLB(Hons) and a BA (graduating first in class in his BA major) and has acted in a broad range of civil cases.  Sean has experience in competition, contract, securities, finance, company, insolvency and construction disputes and investigations involving the Commerce Commission, Financial Markets Authority, Serious Fraud Office and Commissions of Inquiry.  Sean has appeared alone and as junior counsel in the High Court and Employment Court as well as before arbitral and specialist tribunals.  Whilst at University, Sean tutored contract and tort law and undertook an internship at Herbert Smith Freehills in London.

Sean Coupe

LLB (Hons) / BA (Canterbury) Admitted to the Bar in 2016


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