Leighton Cox - Associate

Areas of specialty:

As part of the litigation team, Leighton works predominantly on insurance matters, including indemnity advice and professional negligence claims. Other areas of practice include general commercial and civil litigation, intellectual property and debt recovery.

Professional background:

Leighton graduated with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours from the University of Auckland. He won the University of Auckland’s prize for intellectual property, as well as prizes in land law and commercial law. He joined Morgan Coakle as a law clerk in 2009, before being admitted to the bar in March 2010.

An interesting fact about me:

“In my student days, I moonlighted as a professional wrestling referee.”