Hayden Dempsey


 Hayden provides advice on general immigration matters and assists with preparing visa applications across all categories.

Hayden also specialises in litigation and dispute resolution with experience at all stages of the litigation process. Hayden’s experience includes general civil and commercial litigation, construction, property, insolvency, insurance and professional negligence matters.


Hayden has appeared in the High Court and District Court and has advisory experience in the Court of Appeal, Disputes Tribunal and other specialist tribunals. He has worked with various types of alternative dispute resolution, including mediation and construction adjudication.

Hayden’s focus is on providing practical and cost-efficient advice to achieve the best possible outcomes in a timely fashion. Hayden is highly responsive and personable to keep his clients well informed at every step of the process.

Outside the office, Hayden is a member of the Wellington Young Lawyers Committee.