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Buddle Findlay wins at the 2015 New Zealand Law Awards

Buddle Findlay is delighted to have won three awards at the 2015 New Zealand Law Awards.  Consumer, Media and Tech Deal of the Year, M&A Deal of the Year and New Zealand Deal of the Year.

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A talented team

The practical approach of our team members paves the way for balanced, strategic advice within a broader commercial context.

Patrick Mulligan

Patrick Mulligan

Partner, Auckland

Patrick specialises in environment and resource management, local government, and public law. Patrick advises on a wide range of litig...

Alastair Hercus

Alastair Hercus

Partner, Wellington

Alastair specialises in public and commercial law.  He advises clients on legislative design, decision-making by statutory bodies, corp...

Jan Etwell

Jan Etwell

Partner, Christchurch

Jan specialises in banking and finance, commercial and company law.  Her experience includes acting as instructing solicitor and provid...

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