Kavita Deobhakta
Kavita Deobhakta
Litigation Partner
Areas of specialty:

Insurance litigation – advising insurers and conducting subrogated defences and recoveries relating to specialist liability and fire and general policies. Professional indemnity, fire & general and statutory liability claims.

What I enjoy about my work:

“I enjoy the challenges of working within the insurance industry and finding practical, economic and legally sound solutions for our insurer clients.”

Professional networks include:

Member of ADLSi, Australia New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance, member of the Professional Development committee of the ANZIIF, member of the New Zealand Insurance Law Association.

Things I enjoy outside of work:

“Good food and wine, martial arts, horse-riding and movies.”

Here’s a conversation starter:

“The insurance industry is one of the only areas in which a lawyer can be an expert for a day in any subject from galvanised iron to dairy cattle…”