Senior associate - Corporate

Our Auckland office is looking for an experienced lawyer with at least eight years of legal experience to join our corporate team.

You will be highly motivated and self-driven and have gained solid experience 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 and commercial experience.

You will be joining a highly experienced and busy team, which includes Nick Bragg and Sarah McEwan, specialising in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and other general corporate advisory matters.  This team works for top clients on interesting and complex corporate transactions which have recently included: acting for Stuff CEO, Sinead Boucher, 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 acting for a bidder for Shell's c.$1bn upstream oil and gas assets in New Zealand.  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.

To find out more about this position please contact Joanna Goldfinch, Manager, People and Culture on +64 9 357 1857 or email your CV and a completed legal application form to recruitment@buddlefindlay.com.