Senior associate - Corporate and commercial
Our Auckland office is looking for an experienced lawyer with at least six years of legal experience to join our corporate team (specialising in mergers and acquisitions and capital markets).
You will be highly motivated and self-driven and have gained solid experience (both technical skills and commercial acumen) from working in New Zealand and potentially overseas.
We are happy to consider candidates with pure private practice M&A experience as well as those with some relevant in-house corporate experience.
You will be joining a highly experienced and busy team, which includes Nick Bragg and Sarah McEwan. This team works for top clients on interesting and complex corporate transactions which have recently included : advising Infratil in connection with its acquisition of a majority stake in diagnostic imaging provider Pacific Radiology Group, acting for the acquirer in connection with the management buyout of Stuff's national media business, advising Infratil and Brookfield on all elements of their $3.
4b deal to acquire Vodafone New Zealand, and working with BNZ and the issuer in connection with the Port of Tauranga wholesale note issue.
You will also get the chance to work closely with New Zealand's tech start-up sector advising both investors and growth companies on making or taking venture and early stage capital investments.
You will enjoy working collegially in a committed team on challenging legal work, in a thriving and supportive environment.