Senior Solicitor, Wellington

Hannah Lee

Hannah Lee



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

Hannah provides overseas investment advice and assists with all elements related to the consent process 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 and assisting with drafting of statutory schemes.

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

Advising the Tertiary Education Commission

on the implementation of the Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund, which supports learners to undertake free vocational education and training and part of New Zealand's recovery plan from COVID-19

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

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

Advising the Energy, Efficiency and Conservation Authority

on their contracting processes and privacy-related matters

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