Important COVID-19 Update: specialist service launched for commercial lease disputes


9 April 2020: In light of increasing demand, NZDRC has today launched a new reduced cost and fixed fee arbitration and mediation service to assist parties to commercial leases who find themselves in a dispute as to their payment obligations due to the ongoing lockdown.

Further information may be found here or by contacting our Registry staff.

He waka eke noa.

Khory McCormick

Service: Arbitration, Arb-Med, Mediation

Area of Expertise: Administrative/Public Sector, Bankruptcy and Liquidation, Banking and Finance, Commercial, Competition, Employment, Energy, Environmental, Health and Safety, Intellectual Property, Mining, Oil and Gas, Property and Property Planning, Real Estate, Shareholder and Securities, Sport, Trusts

D (Univ) | LLM | BA | F CIArb | FACICA

Khory is a formidable strategist, negotiator and litigator across multiple legal disciplines. He provides wide-ranging issues management and conflict advice to corporate and government decision-makers at the highest levels.

He draws upon 35 years of practice spanning all aspects of commercial activity in diverse industry sectors.
He brings broad and deep expertise to complex litigation or arbitration in the corporate and public arena; finance and insolvency; resource commodities and long term supply contracts; infrastructure and engineering projects; industrial relations; media; and regulatory and compliance issues.

Khory’s conflict resolution expertise is recognised through roles within key arbitration and dispute resolution bodies. He has held numerous senior company board positions and strategic advisor appointments, often called upon for his expertise in times of controversy.