Helen Scott

Associate

LLB (Hons), Otago University

Helen is in the litigation team and has worked for Anderson Lloyd since 2000. Primarily, she works on insurance and professional indemnity matters, risk management, ecclesiastical law, and insolvency matters.

Her expertise in ecclesiastical law is a rare specialty in New Zealand. This work, for the Presbyterian Church in Otago and Southland, involves property law and insurance issues, and interpretation of regulations from the Book of Order.

Helen has a forthright approach and believes humour is an important part of client relationships when coping with stressful situations. She has significant dispute resolution experience, with a particular focus on finding a solution to problems before they get to court.

She has been a board member of Presbyterian Support Otago since 2007.