Senior Associate, Auckland

Andrew Comer



Andrew specialises in corporate and commercial law and regularly provides advice in relation to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, consumer law, capital markets, corporate governance, company administration and general corporate advisory matters.


Andrew has experience drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide range of corporate and commercial documents, including sale and purchase agreements, joint venture and shareholder agreements, commercial contracts, terms of trade, confidentiality agreements, securities offer documents and due diligence reports.


Prior to joining Buddle Findlay, Andrew worked in the corporate advisory teams at a major New Zealand commercial law firm and an international law firm based in London.

Work highlights

Acting for Newell Brands

on its acquisition of Sistema

Acting for SKY Television

on its proposed acquisition of Vodafone New Zealand

Acting for Carpet Court

on the sale of its business to Allegro Funds

Acting for the Superstructure group of companies

on the sale of its aviation software business to Rolls Royce

Acting for the owners of Apex Valves

on the sale of a majority shareholding to Watts International

Acting for a cornerstone shareholder of HRV Home Ventilation

on the sale of its shareholding


Alternate contacts

Simon Vodanovich

Simon Vodanovich

Partner, Auckland

Simon specialises in corporate, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and the laws relating to financial markets conduct. He advises on…

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Nick Bragg

Nick Bragg

Partner, Auckland

Nick specialises in corporate and commercial law with considerable experience across a broad range of mergers and acquisitions…

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  • M +64 21 818 142