Aimee is renowned for assisting health professionals when they face healthcare, medical indemnity and medical insurance issues. She regularly acts on behalf of the Medical Protection Society, an international indemnity organisation that indemnifies the majority of medical and dental practitioners in New Zealand. This work is wide-ranging and covers multiple areas of law, such as disciplinary, privacy, human rights, Accident Compensation, employment and criminal matters.

Appearing as counsel in all levels of courts, disciplinary bodies and tribunals, Aimee is respected for her technical expertise and her keen understanding of the personal and reputational issues at stake when healthcare goes wrong.

Aimee is listed in the 2022 and 2011 edition of Best Lawyers for Insurance Law and Litigation in New Zealand and was awarded Lawyer of the Year 2021 for insurance law in Auckland. She has also been mentioned in The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific for her work advising the Medical Protection Society in New Zealand.

Healthcare + Medico-legal

  • Z v Dental Complaints Assessment Committee [2009] 1 NZLR 1
  • Hallaghan v Medical Council of New Zealand [2011] BCL 72
  • Martin v Director of Proceedings [2008] BCL 747|[2010] NZAR 333
  • Director of Proceedings v A [2016] NZHC 2299
  • Seidenfaden v Director of Proceedings [2017] NZAR 985
  • GS v Professional Conduct Committee [2010] NZAR 417
  • Raukura Hauora O Tainui Trust v Arroll High Court of New Zealand — Auckland Registry
    CIV-2006-404-4579, 22 August, 23 August 2006, Courtney J
  • Davidoff v Accident Compensation Corp (ACC) [2016] NZACC 79
  • Director of Human Rights Proceedings v QD [2010] NZHRRT 10
  • Director of Proceedings v A [2016] NZHC 2299
Areas of Expertise
  • Accident, Health + Travel Claims
  • Healthcare + Life Sciences
  • Professional Liability

Industry Representation
  • Healthcare + Life Sciences
  • Professions + Business Services

Professional Affiliations
  • New Zealand Law Society
  • Auckland Medico-Legal Society