Partner, Auckland

Board of Management

David Thomson

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Profile

David specialises in corporate and commercial law.  His practice includes business acquisitions and divestments, joint ventures and shareholding arrangements, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, franchises and company law advice.

David has significant transactional experience across a range of industry sectors.  

David advises a number of multi-national companies in respect of their New Zealand businesses, including Philips, Aon, Henkel, De'Longhi, DKSH, Crawford, and United Parcel Service.

David also regularly advises a number of public sector clients including Auckland Council, Panuku Development Auckland, The University of Auckland, New Zealand Blood Service, the Auckland Regional Amenities Funding Board, and Massey University Foundation.



Work highlights

Advising on the sale of the BCS Group

to Daifuku

Advising Singapore Post

on the acquisition of Famous Pacific Shipping

Advising Asciano

on its acquisition of Port of Tauranga's shareholding in C3

Advising SKY Television

on its joint venture with Television New Zealand in relation to the new Igloo business

Advising CCH New Zealand

on its acquisition of the Acclipse business

Advising Wolters Kluwer

on its divestment of the Adis global business

more

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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  • M +64 21 612 810

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Lisette Hood

Lisette Hood

Partner, Auckland

Lisette specialises in corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on commercial contracting, corporate legal advice to...

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  • M +64 27 220 5123

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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...

  • DDI +64 9 363 0769
  • M +64 21 818 142

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