Posted on February 19 2019
Megan Gall has been promoted to the position of Associate. Megan joined the firm as a law clerk in 2012, and was admitted in July 2013.
She studied at the University of Canterbury, completing a Bachelor of Science in biological sciences as well as her law degree.
Megan is a member of Young Hunter’s insurance law team, and has also been actively involved in litigation on the Christchurch High Court’s Earthquake List. This experience and her acquired knowledge of building and construction matters enables her to provide sound advice to clients on issues that arise in this space.
In addition to earthquake and insurance work, she advises clients on a broad range of matters including company and contractual disputes, claims in negligence and other tortious actions, debt recovery, estate and relationship property disputes. She appears in the District and High Court and has recently appeared in the Auckland High Court relating to a high profile shareholders dispute.
Her practice also includes assisting clients with health and safety matters, and prosecutions under the RMA. She has recently assisted clients through the coronial inquest process, including appearing at inquest hearings.
Outside of work, Megan is a member of the Canterbury Lawyers Choir – comprised of legal professionals. The choir has recently appeared alongside the NZOpera production of Trial by Jury, and will next perform in the pop-up performing arts precinct Little Andromeda, coming to Christchurch in October. She enjoys keeping fit, tramping and teaches modern jazz dance.