Chinese-born and Western-educated barrister who has a genuine passion for criminal litigation.
Andy is a barrister sole. Barristers are lawyers who specialise in courtroom advocacy and litigation.
He specialises in both indictable and summary crime, including criminal trials, complicated opposed bail applications, serious violence, drug, sexual offences, money laundering, serious traffic offences, regulatory prosecutions, discharge without conviction and criminal appeals.
Andy also accepts briefs in High Court proceeds of crime and judicial review proceedings.
Andy is fluent in English and Mandarin. He is also admitted as a lawyer in the Supreme Court of Queensland, Australia. Andy is able to apply his bi-cultural experiences and language advantages in defending clients in complex criminal cases.
As an independent courtroom specialist, Andy’s practice is primarily concerned with getting the law right. He is always motivated by the desire to protect the rights of his clients, represent their interests as robustly as possible, fight for his clients fearlessly and ethically.
Andy is based in Auckland but is available to accept private instructions across New Zealand.