Senior Associate, Wellington

Hannah Lee

Hannah Lee


Hannah specialises in overseas investment, public and administrative law, and consumer law, and advises both private and public sector clients.

Hannah provides overseas investment advice and assists with all elements related to applications under the Overseas Investment Act, across a wide range of transaction types.

Her public law expertise includes advising public sector clients on all aspects of regulatory compliance, including under the Official Information Act, Privacy Act, and the Crown Entities Act, assisting with drafting of statutory schemes, and advising on compliance with administrative law.

Hannah also has experience in providing consumer law advice for a number of private sector clients, including under the Fair Trading Act, the Consumer Guarantees Act, and the Gambling Act

Work highlights

Advising the Tertiary Education Commission

in relation to the administration of funding for the tertiary education sector, and monitoring of use of that funding

Advising a number of private sector clients

on the application of the Overseas Investment Act, including the application of exemptions under the Act

Acting for a number of international and domestic clients, including large multi-nationals

in making consent applications to the Overseas Investment Office under the Overseas Investment Act

Advising the Tertiary Education Commission

on the drafting and implementation of new funds

Advising Let's Get Wellington Moving

on aspects of the process relating to proposed changes to the Golden Mile

Advising the Energy, Efficiency and Conservation Authority

on their contracting processes and privacy-related matters