Senior Associate, Auckland

Andy Martin

Andy Martin


Andy specialises in corporate and commercial law.  He advises on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and consortiums, commercial agreements and procurement processes, consumer law, corporate governance, and other corporate advisory matters.

Andy advises a number of private and public sector clients, including The University of Auckland, Chevron New Zealand (now Z Energy 2015 Limited), DKSH New Zealand, Housing New Zealand, EnviroWaste Services, Panuku Development Auckland and Auckland Council.

Andy has experience drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide range of commercial agreements, including joint venture and shareholder arrangements, consortium agreements, and supply and distribution agreements.

Work highlights

Advising PolyOne Corporation

a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, on the New Zealand aspects of its purchase of Clariant's global colour and additive masterbatch business

Advising DKSH

on its acquisition of specialty chemicals distributor Axieo in Australia and New Zealand

Advising DKSH

on its acquisition of field market provider Crossmark in Australia and New Zealand

Advising Auckland Council

on its $750m acquisition of Auckland's waterfront assets and marinas from Panuku

Advising LINX Cargo Care Group and C3

on the acquisition of the Pedersen wood chipping and wood yard management businesses in New Zealand and Australia from Maui Capital

Advising Menzies Aviation (New Zealand)

on its acquisition of Hamilton Aero Maintenance

Alternate contacts

David Thomson

Partner, Auckland

David specialises in corporate and commercial law with considerable experience in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, governance,…

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Lisette Hood

Partner, Auckland

Lisette specialises in corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on commercial contracting, corporate governance and merge…

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