Mr. McCarthy is an experienced litigator and has acted for clients frequently before the English High Courts, including the Commercial Court, the Administrative Court and the Court of Appeal. He also has significant trial and appellate experience, appearing in the New Zealand High Courts, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and administrative tribunals.
Prior to joining Curtis, Mr. McCarthy spent a number of years at another international firm in London, focusing on large-scale commercial litigation and contentious regulatory matters. He also spent time on secondment at a large UK retail and investment bank advising on complex commercial litigation and financial crime-related matters.
University of Auckland, LL.B.
University of Auckland, B.A.
Admitted to Practice
England and Wales (Registered Foreign Lawyer)
Law Society of England and Wales (Registered Foreign Lawyer)
New Zealand Law Society
Te Hunga Roia Maori o Aotearoa (The Maori Law Society)