Chris Browne

Chris Browne
Wilson Harle

P: +64 9 915 5705

Chris Browne is a partner at Wilson Harle, an Auckland-based specialist litigation firm.   He has had a broad and varied litigation practice since 1980, including periods in a Crown Solicitors’ firm and as a Crown Counsel at Crown Law Office. After 15 years at Russell McVeagh, he co-founded Wilson Harle in 2002.

Wilson Harle is recognised as a leading New Zealand litigation firm by Chambers Global and the Asia Pacific Legal 500 and was awarded the Specialist Litigation Law Firm of the Year at the NZ Law Awards in both 2014 and 2015.

Since 1987, Chris’s practice has been principally focused on commercial disputes of all kinds. He is listed as a ranked lawyer in Chambers Global and as a leading individual in the practice area of dispute resolution in New Zealand. He is the New Zealand member of ICC Fraudnet, a specialist international asset recovery network, and a regular faculty member on the NZLS Litigation Skills and Advanced Litigation skills programmes.