Senior solicitor or senior associate – Corporate

Due to a busy start to 2019, our Auckland office is looking for an additional experienced senior solicitor or senior associate with at least six years of solid 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, those with some relevant in-house corporate and commercial experience, as well as banking and finance lawyers looking to move into a corporate team.

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.  Working for top clients on some of the largest corporate transactions in New Zealand which have recently included: Infratil and Brookfield on their $3.4b deal to acquire Vodafone New Zealand, Newell Brands on its $660m acquisition of Sistema, UBS and Deutsche Craigs on the Gentrack $90m rights issue, and Chevron on its $850m sale of Chevron New Zealand (Caltex) to Z Energy.

You will enjoy working collegially in a committed team on interesting and challenging legal work, in a thriving and supportive environment.

To find out more about this position please contact Joanna Goldfinch, HR Manager on 09 357 1857 or email your CV and a completed legal application form to recruitment@buddlefindlay.com.