Senior Associate, Auckland

Faisal Halabi

Faisal Halabi (1)


Faisal specialises in banking and finance.  He has a broad range of experience acting for lenders and borrowers in property finance, acquisition finance, and corporate finance matters.  This includes transactions in both a domestic and cross-border setting.  Faisal's experience includes practice in both the New Zealand and United Kingdom markets.

Work highlights

Advising New Zealand banks and non-bank lenders

in new lending and refinancing of existing lending, including drafting and negotiating facility agreements, advising on securities and attending to settlements

Advising a major New Zealand bank

on security held in Māori land pursuant to the Te Ture Whenua Māori Act 1993

Advising an English company

on the finance aspects of its public listing and admission to the London Stock Exchange

Acting for a major investment management firm

as lender for the financing of multiple logistic warehouse sites across the United Kingdom

Acting for a multinational bank

as the borrower sponsor in the asset financing of replacement rolling stock for a rail franchise in the United Kingdom